MSSqlConnectionProvider(IDbConnection, AutoCreateOption) Constructor

Initializes a new instance of the MSSqlConnectionProvider class with the specified settings.

Namespace: DevExpress.Xpo.DB

Assembly: DevExpress.Xpo.v21.1.dll


public MSSqlConnectionProvider(
    IDbConnection connection,
    AutoCreateOption autoCreateOption


Name Type Description
connection IDbConnection

An object implementing the IDbConnection interface that represents an open connection to a data source.

autoCreateOption AutoCreateOption

An AutoCreateOption value that specifies which operations are performed when storage is accessed for the first time. This parameter is used to initialize the IDataStore.AutoCreateOption property.


Usually a Session object creates a connection provider manually based on the information supplied by the connection string. There are also cases when you need to create the connection provider manually via its constructor, for instance:

  • when sharing a single IDataLayer object between multiple sessions. A connection provider should be passed to the data layer’s constructor. See the IDataLayer topic for additional information.
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