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BackupDevice.ReadBackupHeader Method

Enumerates the contents of the media maintained by a backup device or operating system file.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo.dll)
public DataTable ReadBackupHeader()

Return Value

Type: System.Data.DataTable
A DataTable system object that contains the backup device or operating system file media information.

The ReadBackupHeader method returns the backup header information into a DataTable object. The information returned is dependent on the version of SQL Server and is equivalent to the RESTOR HEADER ONLY Transact-SQL command.

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