MetaColumn.ConvertEmptyStringToNull Property

Definition

Gets a value that indicates whether empty string values ("") are automatically converted to null values when the data field is updated in the data source.

public:
 property bool ConvertEmptyStringToNull { bool get(); };
public bool ConvertEmptyStringToNull { get; }
member this.ConvertEmptyStringToNull : bool
Public ReadOnly Property ConvertEmptyStringToNull As Boolean

Property Value

Boolean

true if empty string values are automatically converted to null values when the data field is updated in the data source; otherwise, false.

Implements

Remarks

The ConvertEmptyStringToNull property verifies if a DisplayFormatAttribute attribute is applied to the data field and retrieves the value of the DisplayFormatAttribute.ConvertEmptyStringToNull property. If a DisplayFormatAttribute attribute is not found, this property verifies if a DataTypeAttribute attribute is applied to retrieve formatting information.

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