GetSchema Method (String)
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OdbcConnection.GetSchema Method (String)

Returns schema information for the data source of this OdbcConnection using the specified name for the schema name.

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

public override DataTable GetSchema (
	string collectionName
public DataTable GetSchema (
	String collectionName
public override function GetSchema (
	collectionName : String
) : DataTable
Not applicable.



Specifies the name of the schema to return.

Return Value

A DataTable that contains schema information.

When collectionName is null, the DataTable contains information about all available metadata and any restrictions.


All restrictions that apply to the SQLStatistics method also apply to the ODBCConnection.GetSchema("indexes") collection.

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

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0

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