DataSet.Copy Method ()

 

Copies both the structure and data for this DataSet.

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

public DataSet Copy()

Return Value

Type: System.Data.DataSet

A new DataSet with the same structure (table schemas, relations, and constraints) and data as this DataSet.

System_CAPS_noteNote

If these classes have been subclassed, the copy will also be of the same subclasses.

The following example uses the Copy method to create a copy of the original DataSet.

private void CopyDataSet(DataSet dataSet)
{
    // Create an object variable for the copy.
    DataSet copyDataSet;
    copyDataSet = dataSet.Copy();

    // Insert code to work with the copy.
}

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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