Copies both the structure and data for this DataTable.
Assembly: System.Data (in System.Data.dll)
Return ValueType: System.Data.DataTable
A new DataTable with the same structure (table schemas and constraints) and data as this DataTable.
If these classes have been derived, the copy will also be of the same derived classes.
Both the and the Clone methods create a new DataTable with the same structure as the original DataTable. The new DataTable created by the method has the same set of DataRows as the original table, but the new DataTable created by the Clone method does not contain any DataRows.
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Xbox 360, Zune
The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.