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ModelMetadataProvider Class
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ModelMetadataProvider Class

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Provides an abstract base class for a custom metadata provider.


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

public abstract class ModelMetadataProvider

The ModelMetadataProvider type exposes the following members.

Protected methodModelMetadataProviderWhen overridden in a derived class, initializes a new instance of the object that derives from the ModelMetadataProvider class.

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 the default hash function. (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetMetadataForPropertiesReturns a ModelMetadata object for all properties of a model.
Public methodGetMetadataForPropertyReturns metadata for the specified property.
Public methodGetMetadataForTypeReturns metadata for the specified model type.
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.)

.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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