GetSqlString Method

SqlCeDataReader.GetSqlString Method

Gets the value of the specified column as a SqlString.

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

public virtual SqlString GetSqlString (
	int ordinal
public SqlString GetSqlString (
	int ordinal
public function GetSqlString (
	ordinal : int
) : SqlString
Not applicable.



The zero-based column ordinal.

Return Value

A SqlString.

Exception typeCondition


The operation is not valid. The SqlCeDataReader may be positioned after the last row in the result set.

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

Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2

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

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

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