Export (0) Print
Expand All
Expand Minimize

Table.Parent Property

Gets the Database object that is the parent of the Table object.

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

[SfcObjectAttribute(SfcObjectRelationship.ParentObject, SfcObjectFlags.Design)]
public Database Parent { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Database
A Database object value that is the parent of the Table object.

The following code example prints the name of the parent database for each AdventureWorks2012 table.

C#

Server srv = new Server("(local)");
Database db = srv.Databases["AdventureWorks2012"];

foreach (Table tb in db.Tables) 
{
   Database pnt = tb.Parent;
   Console.WriteLine(pnt.Name);
}

Powershell

$srv = new-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")
$db = New-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Database
$db = $srv.Databases.Item("AdventureWorks2012")

Foreach ($tb in $db.Tables) 
{
   Write-Host $tb.Parent.Name
}
Was this page helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2014 Microsoft