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UniqueConstraint Constructor (String, DataColumn)

Initializes a new instance of the UniqueConstraint class with the specified name and DataColumn.

Namespace: System.Data
Assembly: System.Data (in system.data.dll)

public UniqueConstraint (
	string name,
	DataColumn column
)
public UniqueConstraint (
	String name, 
	DataColumn column
)
public function UniqueConstraint (
	name : String, 
	column : DataColumn
)

Parameters

name

The name of the constraint.

column

The DataColumn to constrain.

The following example creates a new UniqueConstraint and assigns it to the ParentKeyConstraint property of a DataRelation.

Private Sub CreateUniqueConstraint(ByVal dataSetSuppliers As DataSet)
    Dim uniqueConstraint As UniqueConstraint

    ' Get the DataColumn of a table in a DataSet.
    Dim dataColumn As DataColumn
    dataColumn = dataSetSuppliers.Tables("Suppliers").Columns("SupplierID")

    ' Create the constraint.
    uniqueConstraint = New UniqueConstraint("supplierIdConstraint", dataColumn)

    ' Add the constraint to the ConstraintCollection of the DataTable.
    dataSetSuppliers.Tables("Suppliers").Constraints.Add(uniqueConstraint)
End Sub

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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, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0
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