How to use Contains function in Linq to Sql
By bryan tugade
We can also use the Contains function in searching a data in the database in Linq to Sql.
Partial Class _Default
Protected Sub btnsubmit_Click(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles btnsubmit.Click
Dim pContext = New AWData()
Dim prod = (From p In pContext.Products Where p.Name.Contains("A") Select p)
For Each product In prod
Response.Write(product.Name & "<br/>")
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