SqlMethods.Like Method (String, String)
Determines whether a specific character string matches a specified pattern. This method is currently only supported in LINQ to SQL queries.
Assembly: System.Data.Linq (in System.Data.Linq.dll)
'Declaration Public Shared Function Like ( _ matchExpression As String, _ pattern As String _ ) As Boolean
public static bool Like( string matchExpression, string pattern )
The string to be searched for a match.
The pattern, which may include wildcard characters, to match in matchExpression.
true if matchExpression matches the pattern; otherwise, false.
The SQL Server LIKE functionality cannot be exposed through translation of existing common language runtime (CLR) and .NET Framework constructs, and is unsupported outside of a LINQ to SQL context. The use of this method outside of LINQ to SQL will always throw an exception of type NotSupportedException.
Silverlight for Windows Phone
Supported in: Windows Phone OS 7.1
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