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DataTableCollection.CollectionChanged Event

Occurs after the DataTableCollection is changed because of DataTable objects being added or removed.

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

public event CollectionChangeEventHandler CollectionChanged

For more information about handling events, see Consuming Events.

The following example demonstrates how to use the CollectionChanged event.


public static void TableCollectionCollectionChanged()
{
    // create a DataSet with two tables
    DataSet dataSet = new DataSet();

    dataSet.Tables.CollectionChanged +=
        new System.ComponentModel.CollectionChangeEventHandler(
        Collection_Changed);

    // create Customer table
    DataTable custTable = new DataTable("Customers");
    custTable.Columns.Add("customerId",
        typeof(int)).AutoIncrement = true;
    custTable.Columns.Add("name",
        typeof(string));
    custTable.PrimaryKey = new DataColumn[] { custTable.Columns["customerId"] };

    // create Orders table
    DataTable orderTable = new DataTable("Orders");
    orderTable.Columns.Add("orderId",
        typeof(int)).AutoIncrement = true;
    orderTable.Columns.Add("customerId", typeof(int));
    orderTable.Columns.Add("amount", typeof(double));
    orderTable.PrimaryKey = new DataColumn[] { orderTable.Columns["orderId"] };

    dataSet.Tables.AddRange(new DataTable[] { custTable, orderTable });

    // remove all tables
    // check if table can be removed and then
    // remove it, cannot use a foreach when
    // removing items from a collection
    // equivalent to dataSet.Tables.Clear()
    while (dataSet.Tables.Count > 0)
    {
        DataTable table = dataSet.Tables[0];
        if (dataSet.Tables.CanRemove(table))
        {
            dataSet.Tables.RemoveAt(0);
        }
    }

    Console.WriteLine("dataSet has {0} tables",
        dataSet.Tables.Count);
}

private static void Collection_Changed(object sender,
    System.ComponentModel.CollectionChangeEventArgs e)
{
    Console.WriteLine("Collection_Changed Event: '{0}'\table element={1}",
        e.Action.ToString(), e.Element.ToString());
}


.NET Framework

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.

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