AdomdConnection.Open Method ()


Updated: March 10, 2016

Opens a connection with an analytical data source by using the settings specified in the ConnectionString property of the AdomdConnection.

Namespace:   Microsoft.AnalysisServices.AdomdClient
Assembly:  Microsoft.AnalysisServices.AdomdClient (in Microsoft.AnalysisServices.AdomdClient.dll)

public void Open()

The Open method establishes a connection to an analytical data source. If the SessionID property is set to a valid active session ID, the Open method uses the specified session. Otherwise, the Open method requests a new session before connecting.

If the Catalog connection string setting in the ConnectionString property specifies a local cube (.cub) file, a local connection is opened using the local cube file.

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