SqlCeDataReader.GetDataTypeName Method

Gets the name of the source data type.

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


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

returnValue = instance.GetDataTypeName(index)
public override string GetDataTypeName (
    int index
virtual String^ GetDataTypeName (
    int index
) override
public String GetDataTypeName (
    int index
public override function GetDataTypeName (
    index : int
) : String


  • index
    The zero-based column ordinal.

Return Value

The name of the back-end data type.


Exception type Condition


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

.NET Framework Security

  • Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see .


Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

Version Information

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

See Also


SqlCeDataReader Class
SqlCeDataReader Members
System.Data.SqlServerCe Namespace