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SqlDataReader.GetSqlDateTime Method

Gets the value of the specified column as a SqlDateTime.

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

public virtual SqlDateTime GetSqlDateTime (
	int i
public SqlDateTime GetSqlDateTime (
	int i
public function GetSqlDateTime (
	i : int
) : SqlDateTime
Not applicable.



The zero-based column ordinal.

Return Value

A SqlDateTime.

No conversions are performed; therefore, the data retrieved must already be a date/time value, or an exception is generated.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0