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IDatasetComponent Interface

Provides access to the common functionality found on all dataset components. Note: the IDatasetComponent interface has been superseded by IDatasetComponent2. Please consider using the more recent version.

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


Read-only property DataElement The data element corresponding to the dataset component.
Read-only property Parent The containing parent dataset.

CoClasses that implement IDatasetComponent

CoClasses and Classes Description
CadastralFabric (esriGeoDatabaseExtensions) A container for querying information about a cadastral fabric.
NetworkDataset A container for querying information about a network dataset.
RepresentationClass A Feature Class Representation object.
Terrain (esriGeoDatabaseExtensions) The ESRI Terrain component.


The IDatasetComponent interface is used to access the data element and parent dataset of this dataset.