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EntityFunctions.AsUnicode Method

A LINQ to Entities operator that ensures the input string is treated as a unicode string. This method only applies to LINQ to Entities queries.

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

public static string AsUnicode(
	string value


Type: System.String
The input string.

Return Value

Type: System.String
A unicode string.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.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.