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EntityConnection.Close Method

Closes the connection to the database.

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

public override void Close()

Implements

IDbConnection.Close()

ExceptionCondition
InvalidOperationException

An error occurred when closing the connection.

If the underlying data provider is not known, the call to Close does nothing.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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