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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: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1
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