DbConnection.ChangeDatabase Method

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

Changes the current database for an open connection.

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

Public MustOverride Sub ChangeDatabase ( _
	databaseName As String _
Dim instance As DbConnection
Dim databaseName As String

public abstract void ChangeDatabase (
	String databaseName
public abstract function ChangeDatabase (
	databaseName : String



Specifies the name of the database for the connection to use.

The value supplied in the databaseName parameter must be a valid database name for the current instance.

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