ConnectionState ConnectionState ConnectionState ConnectionState Enum

Definition

Describes the current state of the connection to a data source.

This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.

public enum class ConnectionState
[System.Flags]
public enum ConnectionState
type ConnectionState = 
Public Enum ConnectionState
Inheritance
ConnectionStateConnectionStateConnectionStateConnectionState
Attributes

Fields

Broken Broken Broken Broken 16

The connection to the data source is broken. This can occur only after the connection has been opened. A connection in this state may be closed and then re-opened. (This value is reserved for future versions of the product.)

Closed Closed Closed Closed 0

The connection is closed.

Connecting Connecting Connecting Connecting 2

The connection object is connecting to the data source.

Executing Executing Executing Executing 4

The connection object is executing a command. (This value is reserved for future versions of the product.)

Fetching Fetching Fetching Fetching 8

The connection object is retrieving data. (This value is reserved for future versions of the product.)

Open Open Open Open 1

The connection is open.

Remarks

The ConnectionState values are used by the State property of the OleDbConnection and SqlConnection objects.

Note

The values in this enumeration are not designed to be used as a set of flags.

Applies to