PipelineBuffer.SetDecimal Method

Assigns a decimal to a buffer column.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Dts.Pipeline
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.PipelineHost (in Microsoft.SqlServer.PipelineHost.dll)


Public Sub SetDecimal ( _
    columnIndex As Integer, _
    value As Decimal _
Dim instance As PipelineBuffer
Dim columnIndex As Integer
Dim value As Decimal

instance.SetDecimal(columnIndex, value)
public void SetDecimal(
    int columnIndex,
    decimal value
void SetDecimal(
    int columnIndex, 
    Decimal value
member SetDecimal : 
        columnIndex:int * 
        value:decimal -> unit 
public function SetDecimal(
    columnIndex : int, 
    value : decimal


  • columnIndex
    Type: System.Int32
    The index of the column in the buffer row.


The SetDecimal method assigns a decimal to the buffer column specified by the columnIndex parameter.

This method works with the following Integration Services data types:

If the DataType of the buffer column is not DT_NUMERIC, DT_DECIMAL, or DT_CY, an UnsupportedBufferDataTypeException occurs.

For a complete list of Integration Services data types and the corresponding Get and Set methods of the PipelineBuffer class to use with each type, see Working with Data Types in the Data Flow.