Copies the structure of the DataSet, including all DataTable schemas, relations, and constraints. Does not copy any data.
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 DataSet object's schema.
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: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1
.NET Framework Client Profile
Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.0