.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+

Session.GetObjectsByKeyAsync(XPClassInfo, ICollection, Boolean, CancellationToken) Method

Asynchronously returns reloaded persistent objects that have specified key property values from a data store.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpo

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpo.v21.2.dll


public Task<ICollection> GetObjectsByKeyAsync(
    XPClassInfo classInfo,
    ICollection idCollection,
    bool alwaysGetFromDataStore,
    CancellationToken cancellationToken = default(CancellationToken)


Name Type Description
classInfo XPClassInfo

An XPClassInfo object that contains persistent class metadata.

idCollection ICollection

An object collection that represents a persistent object’s key property values.

alwaysGetFromDataStore Boolean

true, to always reload persistent objects from storage, even if they are found in memory; otherwise, false.

Optional Parameters

Name Type Default Description
cancellationToken CancellationToken


A CancellationToken object that delivers a cancellation notice to the running operation.


Type Description

A Task that returns an array of object collections. Objects in these collections match specified query parameters.


The GetObjectsByKeyAsync method searches in memory for persistent objects with specified key property values. If such objects are found, they are not reloaded. To get the up-to-date objects from storage, the alwaysGetFromDataStore parameter must be set to true.


The GetObjectsByKeyAsync method does not find objects until they are saved to a data store.

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