This documentation is archived and is not being maintained.

DataTable.DefaultView Property

Gets a customized view of the table that may include a filtered view, or a cursor position.

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

public:
property DataView^ DefaultView {
	DataView^ get ();

/** @property */
public DataView get_DefaultView ()

public function get DefaultView () : DataView

Property Value

The DataView associated with the DataTable.

The DefaultView property returns a DataView you can use to sort, filter, and search a DataTable.

The following example sets a property of the DataTable object's DataView through the DefaultView property. The example also shows the binding of a DataGridView control to a DataTable named "Suppliers" that includes a column named "CompanyName."

No code example is currently available or this language may not be supported.

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0
Show: