LinqDataSourceView.ContextTypeName Property


Gets or sets the name of the data context class that contains the field or property specified in the TableName property.

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

public override string ContextTypeName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String

The name of the data context class.

When you set the ContextTypeName property of the LinqDataSource control, that value is also set for the ContextTypeName property of the LinqDataSourceView control. For more information, see the LinqDataSource.ContextTypeName object.

This property must be specified unless the query data is provided during the Selecting event, or unless the context is created manually during the ContextCreating event.

.NET Framework
Available since 3.5
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