Property<TProperty>(Object, String) Method
Addresses a given property on an entity instance. This is useful when you want to reference a shadow state property in a LINQ query. Currently this method can only be used in LINQ queries and can not be used to access the value assigned to a property in other scenarios.
public static TProperty Property<TProperty> (object entity, string propertyName);
static member Property : obj * string -> 'Property
Public Shared Function Property(Of TProperty) (entity As Object, propertyName As String) As TProperty
The type of the property being referenced.
The entity to access the property on.
The name of the property.
The value assigned to the property.
The following code performs a filter using the a LastUpdated shadow state property.
var blogs = context.Blogs .Where(b => EF.Property<DateTime>(b, "LastUpdated") > DateTime.Now.AddDays(-5));