DbProviderFactories.GetFactory Method (String)


Returns an instance of a DbProviderFactory.

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

public static DbProviderFactory GetFactory(
	string providerInvariantName


Type: System.String

Invariant name of a provider.

Return Value

Type: System.Data.Common.DbProviderFactory

An instance of a DbProviderFactory for a specified provider name.

The providerInvariantName parameter corresponds to the InvariantName column of a table returned by GetFactoryClasses.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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