Entity Class

Specifies a container for members and their attribute values and explicit hierarchies.

Namespace:  Microsoft.MasterDataServices
Assembly:  Microsoft.MasterDataServices (in Microsoft.MasterDataServices.dll)

[DataContractAttribute(Name = "Entity", Namespace = "http://schemas.microsoft.com/sqlserver/masterdataservices/2009/09")]
public class Entity : MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier

The Entity type exposes the following members.

Public methodEntityInitializes a new instance of the Entity class.

Public propertyAuditInfoGets or sets audit information. (Inherited from MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier.)
Public propertyExplicitHierarchiesGets or sets an object containing extra data.
Public propertyExtensionDataGets or sets an object that contains extra data. (Inherited from MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier.)
Public propertyIdentifierGets or sets the ID of the model context. (Inherited from MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier.)
Public propertyIsBaseGets or sets a value that indicates whether the entity shows on model explorer initial screen as the main entity.
Public propertyIsFlatGets or sets a value that indicates whether the entity supports explicit hierarchies.
Public propertyIsSystemGets or sets a value that indicates whether the entity was created by the MDS system. System entities cannot be deleted.
Public propertyMemberTypesGets or sets an array of entity member types.
Public propertyPermissionGets or sets the security permission. (Inherited from MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier.)

Public methodEquals (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalize (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCode (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetType (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseClone (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToString (Inherited from Object.)

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

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