AccessDataSource.ProviderName Property


Gets the name of the .NET data provider that the AccessDataSource control uses to connect to a Microsoft Access database.

Namespace:   System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

override ProviderName : string with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.String

The string "System.Data.OleDb".

Exception Condition

An attempt was made to set the ProviderName property.

While the AccessDataSource control exposes the ProviderName property because it is inherited from its base class, attempting to set the ProviderName property results in a NotSupportedException exception.

The following code example demonstrates how to display the ProviderName property of the AccessDataSource control in a Web Forms page.

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.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
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