ValidationContext Class

Definition

Describes the context in which a validation check is performed.

public ref class ValidationContext sealed : IServiceProvider
public sealed class ValidationContext : IServiceProvider
type ValidationContext = class
    interface IServiceProvider
Public NotInheritable Class ValidationContext
Implements IServiceProvider
Inheritance
ValidationContext
Implements

Remarks

This class describes the type or member on which validation is performed. It also enables custom validation to be added through any service that implements the IServiceProvider interface.

Constructors

ValidationContext(Object)

Initializes a new instance of the ValidationContext class using the specified object instance.

ValidationContext(Object, IDictionary<Object,Object>)

Initializes a new instance of the ValidationContext class using the specified object and an optional property bag.

ValidationContext(Object, IServiceProvider, IDictionary<Object,Object>)

Initializes a new instance of the ValidationContext class using the service provider and dictionary of service consumers.

Properties

DisplayName

Gets or sets the name of the member to validate.

Items

Gets the dictionary of key/value pairs that is associated with this context.

MemberName

Gets or sets the name of the member to validate.

ObjectInstance

Gets the object to validate.

ObjectType

Gets the type of the object to validate.

ServiceContainer

Gets the validation services container.

Methods

Equals(Object)

Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.

(Inherited from Object)
GetHashCode()

Serves as the default hash function.

(Inherited from Object)
GetService(Type)

Returns the service that provides custom validation.

GetType()

Gets the Type of the current instance.

(Inherited from Object)
InitializeServiceProvider(Func<Type,Object>)

Initializes the ValidationContext using a service provider that can return service instances by type when GetService is called.

MemberwiseClone()

Creates a shallow copy of the current Object.

(Inherited from Object)
ToString()

Returns a string that represents the current object.

(Inherited from Object)

Applies to