SqlConnection.GetSchema Method (String)

Note: This method is new in the .NET Framework version 2.0.

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

Namespace: System.Data.SqlClient
Assembly: System.Data (in system.data.dll)

'Declaration
Public Overrides Function GetSchema ( _
	collectionName As String _
) As DataTable
'Usage
Dim instance As SqlConnection
Dim collectionName As String
Dim returnValue As DataTable

returnValue = instance.GetSchema(collectionName)
public DataTable GetSchema (
	String collectionName
)
public override function GetSchema (
	collectionName : String
) : DataTable

Parameters

collectionName

Specifies the name of the schema to return.

Return Value

A DataTable that contains schema information.

When collectionName is specified as null, the DataTable contains information about all the metadata that is available, and its restrictions.

Windows 98, Windows 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 .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0
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