SqlCeDataReader.GetSqlSingle Method

Gets the value of the specified column as a SqlSingle.

Namespace: System.Data.SqlServerCe
Assembly: System.Data.SqlServerCe (in system.data.sqlserverce.dll)


Public Overridable Function GetSqlSingle ( _
    ordinal As Integer _
) As SqlSingle
Dim instance As SqlCeDataReader
Dim ordinal As Integer
Dim returnValue As SqlSingle

returnValue = instance.GetSqlSingle(ordinal)
public virtual SqlSingle GetSqlSingle (
    int ordinal
virtual SqlSingle GetSqlSingle (
    int ordinal
public SqlSingle GetSqlSingle (
    int ordinal
public function GetSqlSingle (
    ordinal : int
) : SqlSingle
Not applicable.


  • ordinal
    The zero-based column ordinal.

Return Value

A SqlSingle.


Exception type Condition


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 single precision floating point number 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.

Version Information

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

See Also


SqlCeDataReader Class
SqlCeDataReader Members
System.Data.SqlServerCe Namespace