DataView.AllowDelete Property

Sets or gets a value that indicates whether deletes are allowed.

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

public bool AllowDelete { get; set; 
/** @property */
public boolean get_AllowDelete ()

/** @property */
public void set_AllowDelete (boolean value)

public function get AllowDelete () : boolean

public function set AllowDelete (value : boolean)

Property Value

true, if deletes are allowed; otherwise, false.

The following example checks the AllowDelete property before deleting a DataRow from a DataView.

private void CheckAllowDelete(DataRow rowToDelete)
    DataView view = new DataView(DataSet1.Tables["Suppliers"]);
    if (view.AllowDelete)

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