ItemCollection.TryGetEntityContainer Method (String, EntityContainer)

Returns an EntityContainer object by using the specified entity container name. If there is no entity container, the output parameter contains null; otherwise, it contains the first entity container.

Namespace:  System.Data.Metadata.Edm
Assembly:  System.Data.Entity (in System.Data.Entity.dll)

public bool TryGetEntityContainer(
	string name,
	out EntityContainer entityContainer
)

Parameters

name
Type: System.String

The name of the entity container.

entityContainer
Type: System.Data.Metadata.Edm.EntityContainer

When this method returns, it contains an EntityContainer object. If there is no entity container, this output parameter contains null; otherwise, it contains the first entity container.

Return Value

Type: System.Boolean
true if there is an entity container that matches the search criteria; otherwise, false.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5 SP1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4
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