Item Property (String)
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OdbcDataReader.Item Property (String)

Gets the value of the specified column in its native format given the column name.

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

public override Object this [
	string value
] { get; 
/** @property */
public Object get_Item (String value)

JScript supports the use of indexed properties, but not the declaration of new ones.



The column name.

Property Value

The value of the specified column in its native format.

Exception typeCondition


No column with the specified name was found.

A case-sensitive lookup is performed first. If it fails, a second case-insensitive search is made.

This method is kana-width insensitive.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1

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