SqlDataReader.GetString(Int32) Method

Definition

Gets the value of the specified column as a string.

public:
 virtual System::String ^ GetString(int i);
public string GetString (int i);
abstract member GetString : int -> string
override this.GetString : int -> string
Public Function GetString (i As Integer) As String

Parameters

i
Int32

The zero-based column ordinal.

Returns

The value of the specified column.

Implements

Exceptions

The specified cast is not valid.

Remarks

No conversions are performed; therefore, the data retrieved must already be a string.

Call IsDBNull to check for null values before calling this method.

Applies to

See also