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Database.CaseSensitive Property

Gets a value that specifies whether uppercase letters and lowercase letters are evaluated as equal.

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

'Declaration
<SfcPropertyAttribute(SfcPropertyFlags.None Or SfcPropertyFlags.Expensive Or SfcPropertyFlags.Standalone Or SfcPropertyFlags.SqlAzureDatabase Or SfcPropertyFlags.Matrix)> _
Public ReadOnly Property CaseSensitive As Boolean 
	Get
'Usage
Dim instance As Database 
Dim value As Boolean 

value = instance.CaseSensitive

Property Value

Type: Boolean
A Boolean value that specifies whether uppercase letters and lowercase letters are evaluated as equal.If True, uppercase and lowercase are not evaluated as equal. Otherwise, False (default).

This property specifies whether the collation associated with the database is case sensitive.

The CaseSensitive property is a Boolean property that will return True or False in the following code:

VB

'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server.
Dim srv As Server
srv = New Server

'Reference the AdventureWorks2012 database.
Dim db As Database
db = srv.Databases("AdventureWorks2012")

'Display the case sensitivity of the database.
Console.WriteLine("The database is case sensitive = " + _
db.CaseSensitive.ToString)

PowerShell

$srv = new-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")
$db = New-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Database
$db = $srv.Databases.Item("AdventureWorks2012")
Write-Host "The database is case sensitive =" $db.CaseSensitive
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