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Server.IsWindowsGroupMember Method

Verifies whether the specified Microsoft Windows user account is a member of the specified Windows group.

Namespace: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo
Assembly: Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in microsoft.sqlserver.smo.dll)
public bool IsWindowsGroupMember (
	string windowsGroup,
	string windowsUser
)
public boolean IsWindowsGroupMember (
	String windowsGroup, 
	String windowsUser
)
public function IsWindowsGroupMember (
	windowsGroup : String, 
	windowsUser : String
) : boolean

Parameters

windowsGroup

A String value that specifies the Windows group.

windowsUser

A String value that specifies the Windows user account.

Return Value

A Boolean value that specifies whether the Windows user account is a member of the Windows group. If True, the Windows user account is a member of the Windows group. If False, the Windows user account is not a member of the Windows group.

Updated text:

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
'Verify whether a Windows user is a member of a Windows group.
Console.WriteLine(srv.IsWindowsGroupMember( _
"BUILTIN\Administrators", "NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM").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

Release

History

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  • Added code sample to the Example section.

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