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Entity Object (Access)

Represents an entity defined in a Data Service data connection.

Version Added: Access 2010

Use the Item property of the Entitiesto return an Entity object.

Use the Operations property to returnt he operations defined for the specified entity.

A Data Service data connection may contain one or more entities. Each entity specifies an external content type. Used throughout the functionality and services offered by Business Connectivity Services, external content types are reusable metadata descriptions of connectivity information and data definitions plus the behaviors you want to apply to a certain category of external data.

For more information about external content types, see What Are External Content Types?.