GroupByBehavior Enumeration

Specifies the relationship between the columns in a GROUP BY clause and the non-aggregated columns in the select-list of a SELECT statement.

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

public enum GroupByBehavior

Member nameDescription
UnknownThe support for the GROUP BY clause is unknown.
NotSupportedThe GROUP BY clause is not supported.
UnrelatedThere is no relationship between the columns in the GROUP BY clause and the nonaggregated columns in the SELECT list. You may group by any column.
MustContainAllThe GROUP BY clause must contain all nonaggregated columns in the select list, and can contain other columns not in the select list.
ExactMatchThe GROUP BY clause must contain all nonaggregated columns in the select list, and must not contain other columns not in the select list.

The GroupByBehavior values are mutually exclusive.

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

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.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0
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