SqlException.Errors Property


Gets a collection of one or more SqlError objects that give detailed information about exceptions generated by the .NET Framework Data Provider for SQL Server.

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

Public ReadOnly Property Errors As SqlErrorCollection

Property Value

Type: System.Data.SqlClient.SqlErrorCollection

The collected instances of the SqlError class.

The SqlErrorCollection class always contains at least one instance of the SqlError class.

This is a wrapper for SqlErrorCollection. For more information on SQL Server engine errors, see SQL Server Books Online.

The following example displays each SqlError within the SqlErrorCollection collection.

Public Sub ShowSqlException(ByVal connectionString As String)
    Dim queryString As String = "EXECUTE NonExistantStoredProcedure"

    Using connection As New SqlConnection(connectionString)
        Dim command As New SqlCommand(queryString, connection)


        Catch ex As SqlException
        End Try
    End Using
End Sub

Private Sub DisplaySqlErrors(ByVal exception As SqlException)
    Dim i As Integer

    For i = 0 To exception.Errors.Count - 1
        Console.WriteLine("Index #" & i & ControlChars.NewLine & _
            "Error: " & exception.Errors(i).ToString() & ControlChars.NewLine)
    Next i
End Sub

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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