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EntityDataSource.EntitySetName Property

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; }
<asp:EntityDataSource EntitySetName="String" />

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).

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