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ObjectContext.GetObjectType Method

Returns the entity type of the POCO entity associated with a proxy object of a specified type.

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

Public Shared Function GetObjectType ( _
	type As Type _
) As Type


Type: System.Type
The Type of the proxy object.

Return Value

Type: System.Type
The Type of the associated POCO entity.

The GetObjectType method is used when proxy object generation is enabled for POCO entities. For more information, see Requirements for Creating POCO Proxies and Persistence Ignorant Custom Objects (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.