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Connection Property

ObjectContext.Connection Property

Gets the connection used by the object context.

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

member Connection : DbConnection with get

Property Value

Type: System.Data.Common.DbConnection
A DbConnection object that is the connection.

ExceptionCondition
ObjectDisposedException

When the ObjectContext instance has been disposed.

This property returns the connection object that was passed into the constructor or created during construction. The connection’s ownership is determined by the constructors used.

This example creates an EntityConnection object that is passed into the constructor of a long-running ObjectContext. The connection is opened manually. Both the EntityConnection object and the ObjectContext object are disposed of manually.

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4
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