SqlMetaData Constructor (String, SqlDbType, Byte, Byte)

This constructor supports the .NET Framework infrastructure and is not intended to be used directly from your code.

Initializes a new instance of the SqlMetaData class with the specified column name, type, and user-defined type.

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


Public Sub New ( _
    name As String, _
    dbType As SqlDbType, _
    precision As Byte, _
    scale As Byte _
Dim name As String
Dim dbType As SqlDbType
Dim precision As Byte
Dim scale As Byte

Dim instance As New SqlMetaData(name, dbType, precision, scale)
public SqlMetaData (
    string name,
    SqlDbType dbType,
    byte precision,
    byte scale
SqlMetaData (
    String^ name, 
    SqlDbType dbType, 
    unsigned char precision, 
    unsigned char scale
public SqlMetaData (
    String name, 
    SqlDbType dbType, 
    byte precision, 
    byte scale
public function SqlMetaData (
    name : String, 
    dbType : SqlDbType, 
    precision : byte, 
    scale : byte


  • name
    The name of the column.
  • dbType
    The SQL Server type of the parameter or column.
  • precision
    The precision of the parameter or column.
  • scale
    The scale of the parameter or column.

.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

See Also


SqlMetaData Class
SqlMetaData Members
System.Data.SqlServerCe Namespace