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DbConnection.GetSchema Method (String)

Returns schema information for the data source of this DbConnection using the specified string for the schema name.

Namespace: System.Data.Common
Assembly: System.Data (in system.data.dll)

public:
virtual DataTable^ GetSchema (
	String^ collectionName
)
public DataTable GetSchema (
	String collectionName
)
public function GetSchema (
	collectionName : String
) : DataTable
Not applicable.

Parameters

collectionName

Specifies the name of the schema to return.

Return Value

A DataTable that contains schema information.

When collectionName is specified as null, the DataTable contains information about all the metadata that is available, and its restrictions.

If the connection is associated with a transaction, executing GetSchema calls may cause some providers to throw an exception.

Windows 98, Windows Server 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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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