ExtensionMethods.FindEntityContainer Method

Searches for an entity container with the given name in this model and all referenced models and returns null if no such entity container exists.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Data.Edm
Assembly:  Microsoft.Data.Edm (in Microsoft.Data.Edm.dll)


<ExtensionAttribute> _
Public Shared Function FindEntityContainer ( _
    model As IEdmModel, _
    qualifiedName As String _
) As IEdmEntityContainer
Dim model As IEdmModel 
Dim qualifiedName As String 
Dim returnValue As IEdmEntityContainer 

returnValue = model.FindEntityContainer(qualifiedName)
public static IEdmEntityContainer FindEntityContainer(
    this IEdmModel model,
    string qualifiedName
static IEdmEntityContainer^ FindEntityContainer(
    IEdmModel^ model, 
    String^ qualifiedName
static member FindEntityContainer : 
        model:IEdmModel * 
        qualifiedName:string -> IEdmEntityContainer
public static function FindEntityContainer(
    model : IEdmModel, 
    qualifiedName : String
) : IEdmEntityContainer


  • qualifiedName
    Type: System.String
    The qualified name of the entity container being found.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.Data.Edm.IEdmEntityContainer
The requested entity container, or null if no such entity container exists.

Usage Note

In Visual Basic and C#, you can call this method as an instance method on any object of type IEdmModel. When you use instance method syntax to call this method, omit the first parameter. For more information, see https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb384936(v=vs.113) or https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb383977(v=vs.113).

See Also


ExtensionMethods Class

Microsoft.Data.Edm Namespace