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Database.Roles Property

Represents a collection of DatabaseRole objects. Each DatabaseRole object represents a role defined on the database.

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

public DatabaseRoleCollection Roles { get; }
/** @property */
public DatabaseRoleCollection get_Roles ()

public function get Roles () : DatabaseRoleCollection

Property Value

A DatabaseRoleCollection object that represents all the roles defined on the database.

Updated text: 17 July 2006

Specific database roles can be referenced by using this collection by specifying the name of the database role. To add a new database role to the collection, call the database role constructor, DatabaseRole.

This namespace, class, or member is supported only in version 2.0 of the Microsoft .NET Framework.


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

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

'Display all the database roles in the database.
Dim ro As DatabaseRole
For Each ro In db.Roles
   Console.WriteLine(ro.Name)
Next

Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

For a list of the supported platforms, see Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing SQL Server 2005.

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History

17 July 2006

Changed content:
  • Added text to the Remarks section.

  • Added code to the Example section.

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