ModelMetadataProvider Class

Provides an abstract base class for a custom metadata provider.

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

Public MustInherit Class ModelMetadataProvider
Dim instance As 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 (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalize (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCode (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetMetadataForPropertiesGets a ModelMetadata object for each property of a model.
Public methodGetMetadataForPropertyGets metadata for the specified property.
Public methodGetMetadataForTypeGets metadata for the specified model accessor and model type.
Public methodGetType (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseClone (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToString (Inherited from Object.)

The AssociatedMetadataProvider class is an implementation of this abstract class.

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