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EntityDataSource.ContextType Property

Gets or sets the typed ObjectContext used by the EntityDataSource control.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web.Entity (in System.Web.Entity.dll)

public Type ContextType { get; set; }
<asp:EntityDataSource ContextType="Type" />

Property Value

Type: System.Type
An object that derives from ObjectContext.



The ObjectContext used by the EntityDataSource control can be accessed from the ContextType property. For more information, see Object Context Life-Cycle Management (EntityDataSource).

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5 SP1