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IdKeyDiscoveryConvention Class
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IdKeyDiscoveryConvention Class

Entity Framework 5.0

Convention to detect primary key properties.


Namespace:  System.Data.Entity.ModelConfiguration.Conventions
Assembly:  EntityFramework (in EntityFramework.dll)

public sealed class IdKeyDiscoveryConvention : IConvention

The IdKeyDiscoveryConvention type exposes the following members.

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.)

Primary key detection is case insensitive. Recognized naming patterns are, in order of precedence:

  1. 'Id'

  2. [type name]Id

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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