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update dataset column

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I can loop through dataset and get columnname. How can I update columns name? Sample column1 Named acct in dataset and I want to change it to Account.
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agarwalrahul earned 500 total points
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Try this code:

ds.Tables[0].Columns[0].ColumnName = "somecolumnname";
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A remark - If you fill the dataset from the database and you change the columnname like agarwalrahul mentioned, the name of the column is not changed in the database !

If you really want this to happen, you'll need to send a ddl-statement (alter table ...)
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