Gets information about the instance of SQL Server.
Assembly: Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo.dll)
The property points to the Information object that stores read-only information about the SQL Server installation. This includes information about the operating system, the version of the product, and the physical location of the installation.
'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server. Dim srv As Server srv = New Server 'Display information about the instance of SQL Server in Information and Settings. Console.WriteLine("OS Version = " & srv.Information.OSVersion) Console.WriteLine("State = " & srv.Settings.State.ToString) 'Display information specific to the current user in UserOptions. Console.WriteLine("Quoted Identifier support = " & srv.UserOptions.QuotedIdentifier) 'Modify server settings in Settings. srv.Settings.LoginMode = ServerLoginMode.Integrated 'Modify settings specific to the current connection in UserOptions. srv.UserOptions.AbortOnArithmeticErrors = True 'Run the Alter method to make the changes on the instance of SQL Server. srv.Alter()