SymmetricKey.Create Method (SymmetricKeyEncryption, String, String, CreateDispositionType)

 

Creates a symmetric key on the database with the specified encryption type and method.

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

public void Create(
	SymmetricKeyEncryption keyEncryption,
	string providerAlgorithm,
	string providerKeyName,
	CreateDispositionType createDispositionType
)

Parameters

keyEncryption
Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.SymmetricKeyEncryption

A SymmetricKeyEncryption object value that specifies the encryption type.

providerAlgorithm
Type: System.String

A String value that identifies the name of the Provider Algorithm.

providerKeyName
Type: System.String

A String value that identifies the name of the key as designated by the provider

createDispositionType
Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.CreateDispositionType

The CreateDispositionType object specifies an existing or a new Extensible Key Management key.

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