Gets the value of the specified column as a character.
Assembly: System.Data (in System.Data.dll)
Conversions are performed based on the underlying capabilities of the ODBC driver. If the conversion is not supported, the method call fails.
Call IsDBNull to look for null values before calling this method.
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.