Delete Method

DataView.Delete Method

Deletes a row at the specified index.

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

public void Delete (
	int index
public void Delete (
	int index
public function Delete (
	index : int
Not applicable.



The index of the row to delete.

After deleting a DataRow, its state changes to DataViewRowState.Deleted. You can roll back the deletion by calling RejectChanges on the DataTable.

The following example uses the Delete method to delete a row.

Private Sub DeleteRow(view As DataView, val As String)
    ' Find the given value in the DataView and delete the row.
    Dim i As Integer = view.Find(val)

    If i = -1 Then
        ' The value wasn'table found
        Console.WriteLine("Value not found in primary key column")
        Exit Sub
    End If
End Sub

Windows 98, Windows Server 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 Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

XNA Framework

Supported in: 1.0

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