Gets a string that contains the version of the instance of SQL Server to which the client is connected.
Assembly: System.Data (in System.Data.dll)
The version is of the form ##.##.####, where the first two digits are the major version, the next two digits are the minor version, and the last four digits are the release version. The string is of the form major.minor.build, where major and minor are exactly two digits and build is exactly four digits.
was called while the returned Task was not completed and the connection was not opened after a call to OpenAsync.
The following example creates a SqlConnection and displays the property.
Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
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