PipelineBuffer.SetString Method (Int32, String)


Assigns a string to a buffer column.

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

public void SetString(
	int columnIndex,
	string value


Type: System.Int32

The index of the column in the buffer row.

Type: System.String

The value assigned to the buffer column.

The SetString method assigns a string to the buffer column specified by the columnIndex parameter.

This method works with the following Integration Services data types:

If the value being assigned to the buffer column is not a string or the buffer column DataType is not a DT_STR, DT_WSTR, DT_TEXT, or DT_NTEXT, 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.

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