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Database.Size Property

Gets the size of the database in megabytes.

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

public double Size { get; }
/** @property */
public double get_Size ()

public function get Size () : double

Property Value

A Double value that specifies the database in megabytes.

Updated text: 17 July 2006

The size is specified in megabytes and should be the same as when the database was originally created unless you have opted to automatically grow or shrink the database. The space allocated within the database can be determined using the SpaceAvailable property.

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 size and space information for the database.
Console.WriteLine("data space usage (KB): " + _
db.DataSpaceUsage.ToString)
Console.WriteLine("index space usage (KB): " + _
db.IndexSpaceUsage.ToString)
Console.WriteLine("space available (KB): " + _
db.SpaceAvailable.ToString)
Console.WriteLine("database size (MB): " + _
db.Size.ToString)

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.

Target Platforms

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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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