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SqlConnection.WorkstationId Property

Gets a string that identifies the database client.

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

public string WorkstationId { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A string that identifies the database client. If not specified, the name of the client computer. If neither is specified, the value is an empty string.

The string typically contains the network name of the client. The WorkstationId property corresponds to the Workstation ID connection string property.

The following example creates a SqlConnection and displays the WorkstationId property.


private static void OpenSqlConnection(string connectionString)
{
    using (SqlConnection connection = new SqlConnection(connectionString))
    {
        connection.Open();
        Console.WriteLine("ServerVersion: {0}", connection.ServerVersion);
        Console.WriteLine("WorkstationId: {0}", connection.WorkstationId);
    }
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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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