SqlCeDataReader.GetName Method

Gets the name of the specified column.

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


Public Overrides Function GetName ( _
    index As Integer _
) As String
Dim instance As SqlCeDataReader
Dim index As Integer
Dim returnValue As String

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


  • index
    The zero-based column ordinal.

Return Value

The name of the specified column.


Exception type Condition


The operation is not valid. The SqlCeDataReader may be positioned after the last row in the result set.


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