Assembly: System.Data (in system.data.dll)
Property ValueThe number of rows changed, inserted, or deleted; 0 if no rows were affected or the statement failed; and -1 for SELECT statements.
The RecordsAffected property is not set until all rows are read and you close the SqlDataReader.
The value of this property is cumulative. For example, if two records are inserted in batch mode, the value of RecordsAffected will be two.
IsClosed and RecordsAffected are the only properties that you can call after the SqlDataReader is closed.
Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition
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