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ContextConfiguration Class

Provides information for a data-context instance in order to allow customization.


Namespace:  System.Web.DynamicData
Assembly:  System.Web.DynamicData (in System.Web.DynamicData.dll)

Public Class ContextConfiguration

The ContextConfiguration type exposes the following members.

Public methodContextConfigurationInitializes a new instance of the ContextConfiguration class.

Public propertyMetadataProviderFactoryGets or sets the metadata provider.
Public propertyScaffoldAllTablesGets or sets a value that indicates whether scaffolding is enabled.

Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified Object is equal to the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalizeAllows an object to try to free resources and perform other cleanup operations before it is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCodeServes as a hash function for a particular type. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

The ContextConfiguration class enables you to customize data access. For example, you can use this class to enable scaffolding for a Web application, or to define a custom metadata provider.

The following example shows how to use the ContextConfiguration class when you call the RegisterContext method in order to register a data context with scaffolding enabled.

Dim model As New MetaModel
model.RegisterContext(GetType(AdventureWorksLTDataContext), _
   New ContextConfiguration() With {.ScaffoldAllTables = True})

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.