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OleDbConnection Members

Represents an open connection to a data source.

The following tables list the members exposed by the OleDbConnection type.

  Name Description
Public method OleDbConnection Overloaded. Initializes a new instance of the OleDbConnection class.

(see also Protected Properties )
  Name Description
Public property ConnectionString Overridden. Gets or sets the string used to open a database.
Public property ConnectionTimeout Overridden. Gets the time to wait while trying to establish a connection before terminating the attempt and generating an error.
Public property Container  Gets the IContainer that contains the Component.(Inherited from Component.)
Public property Database Overridden. Gets the name of the current database or the database to be used after a connection is opened.
Public property DataSource Overridden. Gets the server name or file name of the data source.
Public property Provider Gets the name of the OLE DB provider specified in the "Provider= " clause of the connection string.
Public property ServerVersion Overridden. Gets a string that contains the version of the server to which the client is connected.
Public property Site  Gets or sets the ISite of the Component.(Inherited from Component.)
Public property State Overridden. Gets the current state of the connection.

  Name Description
Protected property CanRaiseEvents  Gets a value indicating whether the component can raise an event.(Inherited from Component.)
Protected property DesignMode  Gets a value that indicates whether the Component is currently in design mode.(Inherited from Component.)
Protected property Events  Gets the list of event handlers that are attached to this Component.(Inherited from Component.)

(see also Protected Methods )
  Name Description
Public method BeginTransaction Overloaded. Starts a database transaction.
Public method ChangeDatabase Overridden. Changes the current database for an open OleDbConnection.
Public method Close Overridden. Closes the connection to the data source.
Public method CreateCommand Creates and returns an OleDbCommand object associated with the OleDbConnection.
Public method CreateObjRef  Creates an object that contains all the relevant information required to generate a proxy used to communicate with a remote object. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public method Dispose  Overloaded. Releases the resources used by the Component. (Inherited from Component.)
Public method EnlistDistributedTransaction Enlists in the specified transaction as a distributed transaction.
Public method EnlistTransaction Overridden. Enlists in the specified transaction as a distributed transaction.
Public method Equals  Overloaded. Determines whether two Object instances are equal. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetHashCode  Serves as a hash function for a particular type. GetHashCode is suitable for use in hashing algorithms and data structures like a hash table. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method GetLifetimeService  Retrieves the current lifetime service object that controls the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public method GetOleDbSchemaTable Returns schema information from a data source as indicated by a GUID, and after it applies the specified restrictions.
Public method GetSchema Overloaded. Overridden. Returns schema information for the data source of this OleDbConnection.
Public method GetType  Gets the Type of the current instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method InitializeLifetimeService  Obtains a lifetime service object to control the lifetime policy for this instance. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)
Public method Open Overridden. Opens a database connection with the property settings specified by the ConnectionString.
Public method Static ReferenceEquals  Determines whether the specified Object instances are the same instance. (Inherited from Object.)
Public method Static ReleaseObjectPool Indicates that the OleDbConnection object pool can be released when the last underlying connection is released.
Public method ResetState Updates the State property of the OleDbConnection object.
Public method ToString  Returns a String containing the name of the Component, if any. This method should not be overridden. (Inherited from Component.)

  Name Description
Protected method Dispose  Overloaded. Releases the resources used by the Component. (Inherited from Component.)
Protected method Finalize  Releases unmanaged resources and performs other cleanup operations before the Component is reclaimed by garbage collection. (Inherited from Component.)
Protected method GetService  Returns an object that represents a service provided by the Component or by its Container. (Inherited from Component.)
Protected method MemberwiseClone  Overloaded. (Inherited from MarshalByRefObject.)

  Name Description
Public event Disposed  Adds an event handler to listen to the Disposed event on the component.(Inherited from Component.)
Public event InfoMessage Occurs when the provider sends a warning or an informational message.
Public event StateChange  Occurs when the state of the event changes.(Inherited from DbConnection.)