SqlDataSourceView.Insert Method (IDictionary)


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Performs an insert operation using the InsertCommand SQL string, any parameters that are specified in the InsertParameters collection, and the values that are in the specified values collection.

Namespace:   System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

public int Insert(
	IDictionary values


Type: System.Collections.IDictionary

An IDictionary of parameters for the InsertCommand property to use to perform the insert database operation. If there are no parameters associated with the query or if the InsertCommand is not a parameterized SQL query, pass null.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32

A value that represents the number of rows inserted into the underlying database.

Exception Condition

The SqlDataSource cannot establish a connection with the underlying data source.


The CanInsert property is false.

The Insert method calls the ExecuteInsert method, passing the values parameter.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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