ADO.NET :: Entity Framework Escaping Like %?

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Let's say I have a single table Product with ID and Name,I would like the user to search for a text - so I made:


When the SearchText is "CD" - all is good. However, I would like to let the user search with % - like searching for : CD%BLUE - like Name should contain CD and after some char the word BLUE.The problem is that EF is escaping the % - and , by that , it search for literal %, not for the meaning of % in SQL.

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