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MetaModel.GetMetaType Method

Discovers the MetaType for the specified Type.

Namespace:  System.Data.Linq.Mapping
Assembly:  System.Data.Linq (in System.Data.Linq.dll)

'Declaration
Public MustOverride Function GetMetaType ( _
	type As Type _
) As MetaType

Parameters

type
Type: System.Type
The type for which the MetaType is sought.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.Linq.Mapping.MetaType
A meta-type that corresponds to the specified type.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5

.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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