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SqlDataAdapter Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the SqlDataAdapter class.

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

public SqlDataAdapter()

When an instance of SqlDataAdapter is created, the following read/write properties are set to the following initial values.

Properties

Initial value

MissingMappingAction

MissingMappingAction.Passthrough

MissingSchemaAction

MissingSchemaAction.Add

You can change the value of any of these properties through a separate call to the property.

The following example creates a SqlDataAdapter and sets some of its properties.

public static SqlDataAdapter CreateSqlDataAdapter(SqlConnection connection)
{
    SqlDataAdapter adapter = new SqlDataAdapter();
    adapter.MissingSchemaAction = MissingSchemaAction.AddWithKey;

    // Create the commands.
    adapter.SelectCommand = new SqlCommand(
        "SELECT CustomerID, CompanyName FROM CUSTOMERS", connection);
    adapter.InsertCommand = new SqlCommand(
        "INSERT INTO Customers (CustomerID, CompanyName) " +
        "VALUES (@CustomerID, @CompanyName)", connection);
    adapter.UpdateCommand = new SqlCommand(
        "UPDATE Customers SET CustomerID = @CustomerID, CompanyName = @CompanyName " +
        "WHERE CustomerID = @oldCustomerID", connection);
    adapter.DeleteCommand = new SqlCommand(
        "DELETE FROM Customers WHERE CustomerID = @CustomerID", connection);

    // Create the parameters.
    adapter.InsertCommand.Parameters.Add("@CustomerID", 
        SqlDbType.Char, 5, "CustomerID");
    adapter.InsertCommand.Parameters.Add("@CompanyName", 
        SqlDbType.VarChar, 40, "CompanyName");

    adapter.UpdateCommand.Parameters.Add("@CustomerID", 
        SqlDbType.Char, 5, "CustomerID");
    adapter.UpdateCommand.Parameters.Add("@CompanyName", 
        SqlDbType.VarChar, 40, "CompanyName");
    adapter.UpdateCommand.Parameters.Add("@oldCustomerID", 
        SqlDbType.Char, 5, "CustomerID").SourceVersion = 
        DataRowVersion.Original;

    adapter.DeleteCommand.Parameters.Add("@CustomerID", 
        SqlDbType.Char, 5, "CustomerID").SourceVersion = 
        DataRowVersion.Original;

    return adapter;
}

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, Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC

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, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 2.0, 1.0
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