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DataAnnotationsModelMetadataProvider Class
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DataAnnotationsModelMetadataProvider Class

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Implements the default model metadata provider.

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

public class DataAnnotationsModelMetadataProvider : AssociatedMetadataProvider

The DataAnnotationsModelMetadataProvider type exposes the following members.

Public methodDataAnnotationsModelMetadataProviderInitializes a new instance of the DataAnnotationsModelMetadataProvider class.

Protected methodCreateMetadataCreates metadata for a specified model. (Overrides AssociatedMetadataProvider.CreateMetadata(IEnumerable<Attribute>, Type, Func<Object>, Type, String).)
Public methodEquals(Object)Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFilterAttributesEnables derived classes to filter the list of attributes. (Inherited from AssociatedMetadataProvider.)
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 the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetMetadataForPropertiesWhen overridden in a derived class, returns metadata for all properties. (Inherited from AssociatedMetadataProvider.)
Protected methodGetMetadataForProperty(Func<Object>, Type, PropertyDescriptor)When overridden in a derived class, returns metadata for a property specified by a property descriptor object. (Inherited from AssociatedMetadataProvider.)
Public methodGetMetadataForProperty(Func<Object>, Type, String)When overridden in a derived class, returns metadata for a property specified by a property name. (Inherited from AssociatedMetadataProvider.)
Public methodGetMetadataForTypeWhen overridden in a derived class, returns metadata for the model type. (Inherited from AssociatedMetadataProvider.)
Public methodGetTypeGets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodGetTypeDescriptorWhen overridden in a derived class, returns a descriptor object for a specified type. (Inherited from AssociatedMetadataProvider.)
Protected methodMemberwiseCloneCreates a shallow copy of the current Object. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToStringReturns a string that represents the current object. (Inherited from Object.)

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5

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