DataRow.GetChildRows Method (String)


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Gets the child rows of a DataRow using the specified RelationName of a DataRelation.

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

Public Function GetChildRows (
	relationName As String
) As DataRow()


Type: System.String

The RelationName of the DataRelation to use.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.DataRow()

An array of DataRow objects or an array of length zero.

Exception Condition

The relation and row do not belong to the same table.


The row does not belong to the table.

The DataTable also contains a collection of DataRelation objects that is returned by the ChildRelations property.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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