Restricts the set of rows that will be read by the SqlCeDataReader.
Assembly: System.Data.SqlServerCe (in System.Data.SqlServerCe.dll)
public function SetRange( dbRangeOptions : DbRangeOptions, startData : Object, endData : Object )
This method is intended to be a faster alternative to a SELECT statement for retrieving a set of rows from a base table. Instead of a WHERE clause in a SELECT statement, can be used to quickly retrieve a set of rows based on their index values. For example, to retrieve a set of employees with an employee ID between 1 and 5, you could execute a SELECT statement, but setting a range of 1 to 5 on the employee ID index will greatly improve performance.
This method can only be used when CommandType is set to TableDirect, CommandText is set to a valid base table name, and IndexName is set to a valid index name on the specified base table. When SetRange is used, the SqlCeDataReader returned from ExecuteReader will only return rows whose key values in the specified index match the range.
When Seek is used on a SqlCeDataReader that has a range, Seek will only position on rows in the specified range. For detailed information about , see the "IRowsetIndex::SetRange" topic in the OLE DB documentation.