ImportRow Method

DataTable.ImportRow Method

Copies a DataRow into a DataTable, preserving any property settings, as well as original and current values.

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

public void ImportRow (
	DataRow row
public void ImportRow (
	DataRow row
public function ImportRow (
	row : DataRow



The DataRow to be imported.

Calling NewRow adds a row to the table using the existing table schema, but with default values for the row, and sets the DataRowState to Added. Calling ImportRow preserves the existing DataRowState along with other values in the row.

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

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