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OleDbDataReader.GetDataTypeName Method

Gets the name of the source data type.

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

Public Overrides Function GetDataTypeName ( _
	index As Integer _
) As String
Dim instance As OleDbDataReader 
Dim index As Integer 
Dim returnValue As String 

returnValue = instance.GetDataTypeName(index)


Type: System.Int32

The zero-based column ordinal.

Return Value

Type: System.String
The name of the back-end data type. For more information, see SQL Server data types or Access data types.



Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 98

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, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0