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Server.KillDatabase Method

Deletes the specified database and drops any active connection.

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

public void KillDatabase(
	string database
)

Parameters

database
Type: String
A String value that specifies the name of the database.

Visual Basic

'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server.
Dim srv As Server
srv = New Server
'Stop all processes running on the AdventureWorks2012 database.
srv.KillAllProcesses("AdventureWorks2012")
'Stop the AventureWorks database.
srv.KillDatabase("AdventureWorks2012")
'Stop the specified process with ID 52.
srv.KillProcess(52)

PowerShell

$srv = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")
$srv.KillAllProcesses("AdventureWorks2012")
$srv.KillDatabase("AdventureWorks2012")
$srv.KillProcess(52)
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