XmlForm.DataConnections property

Office 2013 and later

Gets a DataConnectionCollection object associated with the form.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Office.InfoPath
Assembly:  Microsoft.Office.InfoPath (in Microsoft.Office.InfoPath.dll)

public abstract DataConnectionCollection DataConnections { get; }

Property value

Type: Microsoft.Office.InfoPath.DataConnectionCollection
A DataConnectionCollection that contains any DataConnection objects associated with the form.

This member can be accessed only by forms running in the same domain as the currently open form, or by forms that have been granted cross-domain permissions.

This type or member can be accessed from code running in forms opened in Microsoft InfoPath Filler or in a Web browser.

In the following code example, the DataConnections property of the XmlForm class is used to set a reference to a data connection called "Main query".

DataConnection mainQuery = this.DataConnections["Main query"];