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DbConnection.State Property

Gets a string that describes the state of the connection.

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

[BrowsableAttribute(false)]
public abstract ConnectionState State { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Data.ConnectionState
The state of the connection. The format of the string returned depends on the specific type of connection you are using.

Implements

IDbConnection.State

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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