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Copies the structure of the
, including all DataSet schemas, relations, and constraints. Does not copy any data. DataTable
public virtual DataSet Clone()
If these classes have been subclassed, the clone will also be of the same subclasses.
The following example creates a clone of a
object's schema. DataSet
private void GetClone(DataSet dataSet)
// Get a clone of the original DataSet.
DataSet cloneSet = dataSet.Clone();
// Insert code to work with clone of the DataSet.
Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
.NET Framework Client Profile
Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see
.NET Framework System Requirements.