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SqlDataRecord.SetChars Method

Sets the data stored in the column to the specified array of Char values.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Server
Assembly:  System.Data (in System.Data.dll)

public void SetChars(
	int ordinal,
	long fieldOffset,
	char[] buffer,
	int bufferOffset,
	int length


Type: System.Int32

The zero-based ordinal of the column.

Type: System.Int64

The offset into the field value to start copying characters.

Type: System.Char[]

The target buffer from which to copy chars.

Type: System.Int32

The offset into the buffer from which to start copying chars.

Type: System.Int32

The number of chars to copy from the buffer.


The ordinal is less than 0 or greater than the number of columns (that is, FieldCount).

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5, 3.0, 2.0