SqlCeResultSet.GetString Method

Returns the value of the column at the specified index as type String.

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


Public Overrides Function GetString ( _
    ordinal As Integer _
) As String
Dim instance As SqlCeResultSet
Dim ordinal As Integer
Dim returnValue As String

returnValue = instance.GetString(ordinal)
public override string GetString (
    int ordinal
virtual String^ GetString (
    int ordinal
) override
public String GetString (
    int ordinal
public override function GetString (
    ordinal : int
) : String
Not applicable.


  • ordinal
    The ordinal position of the column from which to retrieve data.

Return Value

The value of the column at the specified index.


An exception is thrown if no field exists at the specified ordinal position.


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

See Also


SqlCeResultSet Class
SqlCeResultSet Members
System.Data.SqlServerCe Namespace