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EFObjectSpace.FindObject(Type, CriteriaOperator, Boolean) Method

Searches for the first object which matches the specified criteria.

Namespace: DevExpress.ExpressApp.EF

Assembly: DevExpress.ExpressApp.EF6.v21.2.dll


public override object FindObject(
    Type type,
    CriteriaOperator criteria,
    bool inTransaction


Name Type Description
type Type

A Type object which is the type of objects to search for.

criteria CriteriaOperator

A DevExpress.Data.Filtering.CriteriaOperator descendant which is the criteria for matching persistent objects.

inTransaction Boolean

A boolean value. It is not used during the search.


Type Description

An object which is the first persistent object which matches the specified criteria. null (Nothing in Visual Basic) if there is no persistent object which matches the criteria.


To learn how to use this method, refer to the IObjectSpace.FindObject(Type, CriteriaOperator, Boolean) method description.

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