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DbCommandBuilder.UnquoteIdentifier Method

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

Given a quoted identifier, returns the correct unquoted form of that identifier, including properly un-escaping any embedded quotes in the identifier.

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

virtual String^ UnquoteIdentifier (
	String^ quotedIdentifier
public String UnquoteIdentifier (
	String quotedIdentifier
public function UnquoteIdentifier (
	quotedIdentifier : String
) : String



The identifier that will have its embedded quotes removed.

Return Value

The unquoted identifier, with embedded quotes properly un-escaped.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, 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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0