Describes the current state of the connection to a data source.
This enumeration has a FlagsAttribute attribute that allows a bitwise combination of its member values.
Assembly: System.Data (in System.Data.dll)
|The connection to the data source is broken. This can occur only after the connection has been opened. A connection in this state may be closed and then re-opened. (This value is reserved for future versions of the product.)|
|The connection is closed.|
|The connection object is connecting to the data source.|
|The connection object is executing a command. (This value is reserved for future versions of the product.)|
|The connection object is retrieving data. (This value is reserved for future versions of the product.)|
|The connection is open.|
Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.