AllowNew Property

DataView.AllowNew Property


Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the new rows can be added by using the AddNew method.

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

public bool AllowNew { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Boolean

true, if new rows can be added; otherwise, false.

The following example sets the AllowNew property to true before adding a new row with the AddNew method.

private void AddNew()
    DataTable table = new DataTable();

    // Not shown: code to populate DataTable.

    DataView view = new DataView(table);
    view.AllowNew = true;
    DataRowView rowView = view.AddNew();
    rowView["ProductName"] = "New Product Name";

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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