Export (0) Print
Expand All

DataType.UserDefinedType Method (String)

Returns an object that represents the specified type.

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

public static DataType UserDefinedType(
	string type
)

Parameters

type
Type: String
A String value that specifies the type.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.DataType
A DataType object value.

The following code example shows how to create a user-defined type.

C#

Server srv = new Server("(local)");
Database db = srv.Databases["AdventureWorks2012"];
Schema schema1 = new Schema(db, "ExampleSchema");
schema1.Create();
UserDefinedType udt = new UserDefinedTableType(db, "udt", "ExampleSchema");
udt.Create();
DataType userType = new DataType(SqlDataType.UserDefinedType, "udt");

Powershell

$srv = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")
$db = $srv.Databases.Item("AdventureWorks2012")
$schema1 = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Schema($db, "ExampleSchema")
$schema1.Create()
$udt = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.UserDefinedType($db, "udt", "ExampleSchema")
$userTable = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.DataType([Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.SqlDataType]::UserDefinedType, "udt")
Was this page helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback

Community Additions

ADD
Show:
© 2014 Microsoft