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DbConnection.ServerVersion Property

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

Gets a string that represents the version of the server to which the object is connected.

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

virtual property String^ ServerVersion {
	String^ get () abstract;

/** @property */
public abstract String get_ServerVersion ()

public abstract function get ServerVersion () : String

Property Value

The version of the database. The format of the string returned depends on the specific type of connection you are using.

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