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OracleConnection.State Property

Gets the current state of the connection.

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

'Declaration
<BrowsableAttribute(False)> _
Public Overrides ReadOnly Property State As ConnectionState

Property Value

Type: System.Data.ConnectionState
A bitwise combination of the ConnectionState values. The default is Closed.

Implements

IDbConnection.State

The allowed state changes are:

The following example creates an instance of a derived class, OracleConnection, sets its ConnectionString, and displays its State.


Public Sub createOracleConnection()
    Using connection As New OracleConnection()
        connection.ConnectionString = _
           "Data Source=Oracle8i;Integrated Security=yes"
        connection.Open()
        Console.WriteLine("Connection State: " & connection.State)
    End Using
End Sub


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

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.
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