OleDbParameter Constructor (String, OleDbType)


Initializes a new instance of the OleDbParameter class that uses the parameter name and data type.

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

Public Sub New (
	name As String,
	dataType As OleDbType


Type: System.String

The name of the parameter to map.

Type: System.Data.OleDb.OleDbType

One of the OleDbType values.

Exception Condition

The value supplied in the dataType parameter is an invalid back-end data type.

The data type, and if appropriate, Size and Precision are inferred from the value of the dataType parameter.

The following example creates an OleDbParameter and sets some of its properties.

Public Sub CreateOleDbParameter()
    Dim parameter As New OleDbParameter("Description", OleDbType.VarChar)
    parameter.Direction = ParameterDirection.Output
    parameter.Size = 88
End Sub 

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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