README How to retrieve rows using bookmarks (OLE DB)


Updated: 17 July 2006
This sample shows how to fetch rows using a bookmark. This sample is not supported on IA64.

Scenario

For more information on this sample, see How to retrieve rows using bookmarks (OLE DB) in Books Online.

Languages

This sample uses Visual C++.

Prerequisites

Before running this sample, make sure the following software is installed:
  • SQL Server 2005 or SQL Server 2005 Express Edition (SQL Server Express) including Database Engine. You can download SQL Server Express from the Microsoft Download Center.
  • The AdventureWorks database which is included with SQL Server 2005, and is also available at the Microsoft SQL Server Developer Center.
  • The SQL Server 2005 Database Engine samples. These samples are included with SQL Server 2005. You can download the latest version of the samples at the Microsoft SQL Server Developer Center.
  • .NET Framework SDK 2.0 or Microsoft Visual Studio 2005. You can obtain .NET Framework SDK free of charge. See Installing the .NET Framework SDK.

Building the Sample

  • This sample connects to your computer's default SQL Server instance. To connect to a named instance, change the connection string from L"(local)" to L"(local)\name" , where name is the named instance. By default, SQL Server Express installs to a named instance.
  • If you are using Visual Studio, load the GetRowsUsingBookmark.sln file and build it.
  • If you are using MSBuild.exe, invoke MSBuild.exe at a command prompt, passing it the GetRowsUsingBookmark.sln file: * MSBuild GetRowsUsingBookmark.sln *

Running the Sample

  • From Visual Studio, invoke Start Without Debugging (CTRL+F5).
  • If you built with MSBuild.exe, invoke GetRowsUsingBookmark.exe.
Change History

Release History
17 July 2006 Changed content: Clarified and updated prerequisites including the Web site for downloading the samples. New content: Added information on connecting to a named instance.


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Last edited Nov 6, 2008 at 9:52 PM by bonniefe, version 20

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