DbDataSourceEnumerator.GetDataSources Method ()

 

Retrieves a DataTable containing information about all visible instances of the server represented by the strongly typed instance of this class.

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

Public MustOverride Function GetDataSources As DataTable

Return Value

Type: System.Data.DataTable

Returns a DataTable containing information about the visible instances of the associated data source.

The table returned by this method contains the following columns, all of which contain strings. Individual providers may add additional columns.

Column ordinal

Column

Description

0

ServerName

Name of the server.

1

InstanceName

Name of the server instance. Depending on the provider, multiple instances can exist on a single server.

2

IsClustered

Indicates whether the server is part of a cluster.

3

Version

Version of the server. Exact format varies by provider.

4

FactoryName

Name of the corresponding provider factory.

.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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