STGeomFromText Method
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SqlGeometry.STGeomFromText Method (SqlChars, Int32)


Returns a SqlGeometry instance from an Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Well-Known Text (WKT) representation augmented with any Z (elevation) and M (measure) values carried by the instance.

Namespace:   Microsoft.SqlServer.Types
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Types (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Types.dll)

[<SqlMethodAttribute(IsDeterministic = true, IsPrecise = false)>]
static member STGeomFromText : 
        geometryTaggedText:SqlChars *
        srid:int -> SqlGeometry


Type: System.Data.SqlTypes.SqlChars

The WKT representation of the SqlGeometry instance you wish to return.

Type: System.Int32

An int expression that represents the spatial reference ID (SRID) of the SqlGeometry instance you wish to return.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Types.SqlGeometry

A SqlGeometry instance constructed from the specified WKT representation.

The OGC type of the SqlGeometry instance returned by STGeomFromText is set to the corresponding WKT input.

This method will throw a FormatException if the input is not well-formatted.

This member is static.

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