DataAdapter.Fill Method (DataTable, IDataReader)


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Adds or refreshes rows in the DataTable to match those in the data source using the DataTable name and the specified IDataReader.

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

protected virtual int Fill(
	DataTable dataTable,
	IDataReader dataReader


Type: System.Data.DataTable

A DataTable to fill with records.

Type: System.Data.IDataReader

An instance of IDataReader.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

The number of rows successfully added to or refreshed in the DataTable. This does not include rows affected by statements that do not return rows.

See the remarks for System.Data.Common.DataAdapter.Fill(System.Data.DataSet) for additional information.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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