DataTableCollection.Item Property (String, String)

Note: This property is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

Gets the DataTable object with the specified name in the specified namespace.

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

public DataTable this [
	string name,
	string tableNamespace
] { get; 
/** @property */
public DataTable get_Item (String name, String tableNamespace)

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



The name of the DataTable to find.


The name of the DataTable namespace to look in.

Property Value

A DataTable with the specified name; otherwise a null reference (Nothing in Visual Basic) if the DataTable does not exist.

Windows 98, Windows 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 .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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0