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DataContext.DeleteDatabase Method

Deletes the associated database.

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

public void DeleteDatabase()

This method uses the connection in the Connection property to identify the database to be deleted.

The following example shows how to delete a database that has been temporarily created.

if (!db.DatabaseExists())
    db.CreateDatabase();
// …
db.DeleteDatabase();

Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003

The .NET Framework and .NET Compact Framework do not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.5
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