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EntityTransaction Class

Specifies the transaction for an EntityCommand.

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

public sealed class EntityTransaction : DbTransaction

The EntityTransaction is obtained from the EntityConnection and specifies one or more EntityCommand objects. The EntityTransaction wraps the transaction of the underlying data provider's transaction object.

For code examples, see Managing Connections and Transactions.


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

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5 SP1