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DataTable.DataTable(String, String) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the DataTable class using the specified table name and namespace.

Namespace: System.Data
Assembly: System.Data (in

public DataTable (
	string tableName,
	string tableNamespace
public DataTable (
	String tableName, 
	String tableNamespace
public function DataTable (
	tableName : String, 
	tableNamespace : String
Not applicable.



The name to give the table. If tableName is a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) or an empty string, a default name is given when added to the DataTableCollection.


The namespace for the XML representation of the data stored in the DataTable.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0