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Server.PingSqlServerVersion Method (String)

Gets the version number of the instance of SQL Server.

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

public ServerVersion PingSqlServerVersion(
	string serverName
)

Parameters

serverName
Type: System.String
A String value that specifies the name of the instance of SQL Server.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Common.ServerVersion
A ServerVersion object value that specifies the version of the instance of SQL Server.

C#

Server srv = new Server("(local)");
Console.WriteLine(srv.PingSqlServerVersion("(local)"));

PowerShell

$srv = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")
Write-Host $srv.PingSqlServerVersion("(local)")
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