DbSpatialServices.GeometryFromText Method (String)

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Creates a new DbGeometry value based on the specified well-known text value.

Namespace:   System.Data.Spatial
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

public abstract DbGeometry GeometryFromText(
	string wellKnownText
)

Parameters

wellKnownText
Type: System.String

A string that contains a well-known text representation of the geometry value.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.Spatial.DbGeometry

A new DbGeometry value as defined by the well-known text value with the default DbGeometry coordinate system identifier (SRID) (DefaultCoordinateSystemId).

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

wellKnownText

.NET Framework
Available since 4.5
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