EntityInstanceReference Members

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Represents a reference to an External Item.

The EntityInstanceReference type exposes the following members.


  Name Description
Public method EntityInstanceReference Creates a reference to the given External Item.



  Name Description
Public property Identity Gets the identity of the referenced External Item.



  Name Description
Public method CreateObjRef (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public methodStatic member Deserialize Creates an EntityInstanceReference corresponding to the given string representation using metadata from the given Metadata Store.
Public method Equals Checks whether two objects are identical. (Overrides Object.Equals(Object).)
Protected method Finalize (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetHashCode Returns the hash code for this object. (Overrides Object.GetHashCode().)
Public method GetLifetimeService (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public method GetType (Inherited from Object.)
Public method InitializeLifetimeService (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public method Materialize() Returns the referenced External Item with default options.
Public method Materialize(Boolean) Returns the referenced External Item with the option to do a delayed read.
Public method Materialize(OperationMode) Returns the referenced External Item by using the given operation mode.
Public method Materialize(OperationMode, Boolean) Returns the referenced External Item using the specified operation mode and the option to do a delayed read.
Protected method MemberwiseClone() (Inherited from Object.)
Protected method MemberwiseClone(Boolean) (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public method ReferenceToView Creates a reference to another view of the same external content type instance.
Public method Serialize Gets a string representation of the entity instance reference.
Public method ToString (Inherited from Object.)


See Also


EntityInstanceReference Class

Microsoft.BusinessData.Runtime Namespace