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Entity Class

Specifies a container for members and their attribute values and explicit hierarchies.

Namespace:  Microsoft.MasterDataServices
Assembly:  Microsoft.MasterDataServices (in Microsoft.MasterDataServices.dll)

[DataContractAttribute(Name = "Entity", Namespace = "http://schemas.microsoft.com/sqlserver/masterdataservices/2009/09")]
public class Entity : MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier

The Entity type exposes the following members.

Public methodEntityInitializes a new instance of the Entity class.

Public propertyAuditInfoGets or sets audit information. (Inherited from MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier.)
Public propertyCodeGenerationSeedGets or sets the seed of a code generation.
Public propertyExplicitHierarchiesGets or sets an object containing extra data.
Public propertyExtensionDataGets or sets the structure that contains extra data. (Inherited from DataContractBase.)
Public propertyIdentifierGets or sets the ID of the model context. (Inherited from MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier.)
Public propertyIsBaseGets or sets a value that indicates whether the entity shows on model explorer initial screen as the main entity.
Public propertyIsCodeGenerationEnabledGets or sets a value that indicates whether the code generation is enabled.
Public propertyIsFlatGets or sets a value that indicates whether the entity supports explicit hierarchies.
Public propertyIsSystemGets or sets a value that indicates whether the entity was created by the MDS system. System entities cannot be deleted.
Public propertyMemberTypesGets or sets an array of entity member types.
Public propertyPermissionGets or sets the security permission. (Inherited from MdmDataContractOfModelContextIdentifier.)
Public propertyStagingNameGets or sets the staging name for Entity.

Public methodEquals (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodFinalize (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetHashCode (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodGetType (Inherited from Object.)
Protected methodMemberwiseClone (Inherited from Object.)
Public methodToString (Inherited from Object.)

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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