EntityDataSource.EntitySetName Property


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Gets or sets the name of the entity set used by the EntityDataSource control.

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

public string EntitySetName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The entity set name.

The EntitySetName property of the EntityDataSource control is used to specify the entity set of the type of the objects that are accessed by the control. The value of the EntitySetName property is the default SELECT statement that is used by the control. The setting is not required if the query is specified as an Entity SQL expression that is supplied to the CommandText property. For more information, see Custom Command Text (EntityDataSource).

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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