DataServiceContext::UpdateObject Method (Object^)


Changes the state of the specified object in the DataServiceContext to Modified.

Namespace:   System.Data.Services.Client
Assembly:  System.Data.Services.Client (in System.Data.Services.Client.dll)

void UpdateObject(
	Object^ entity


Type: System::Object^

The tracked entity to be assigned to the Modified state.

Exception Condition

When entity is null.


When entity is in the Detached state.

The following example retrieves and modifies an existing object and then calls the UpdateObject method on the DataServiceContext to mark the item in the context as updated. An HTTP MERGE message is sent to the data service when SaveChanges is called. This example uses the DataServiceContext generated by the Add Service Reference tool based on the Northwind data service, which is created when you complete the WCF Data Services .

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.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
Available since 2.0
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