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ParentTable Property

DataRelation.ParentTable Property

Gets the parent DataTable of this DataRelation.

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

public virtual DataTable ParentTable { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.Data.DataTable
A DataTable that is the parent table of this relation.

The following example gets the parent DataTable of a DataRelation.

Private Sub GetParentTable()
    ' Get a DataRelation of a DataSet. 
    Dim relation As DataRelation = _
        DataSet1.Relations("CustomerOrders")

    ' Get the parent DataTable of the relation. 
    Dim table As DataTable = relation.ParentTable

    ' Print the name and number of rows of the parent table.
    Console.WriteLine(table.TableName.ToString())
    Console.WriteLine(table.Rows.Count.ToString())
End Sub

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

XNA Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0
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