README How to retrieve rows using bookmarks (OLE DB)

Updated: 17 July 2006

This sample shows how to fetch rows using a bookmark. This sample is not supported on IA64.

For more information on this sample, see How to: Retrieve Rows Using Bookmarks (OLE DB) in Books Online.

This sample uses Visual C++.

Before running this sample, make sure the following software is installed:

  • This sample connects to your computer's default SQL Server instance. To connect to a named instance, change the connection string from L"(local)" to L"(local)\name", where name is the named instance. By default, SQL Server Express installs to a named instance.
  • If you are using Visual Studio, load the GetRowsUsingBookmark.sln file and build it.
  • If you are using MSBuild.exe, invoke MSBuild.exe at a command prompt, passing it the GetRowsUsingBookmark.sln file:
    MSBuild GetRowsUsingBookmark.sln

  • From Visual Studio, invoke Start Without Debugging (CTRL+F5).
  • If you built with MSBuild.exe, invoke GetRowsUsingBookmark.exe.

Change History

Release History

17 July 2006

Changed content:
  • Clarified and updated prerequisites including the Web site for downloading the samples.
New content:
  • Added information on connecting to a named instance.

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