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ObjectContext.DatabaseExists Method

Checks if the database that is specified as the database in the current data source connection exists on the data source.

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

public bool DatabaseExists()

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the database exists.

Most of the work is delegated to the DatabaseExists method.

For more information, see Working with DDL in Entity Framework.

.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.