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BackupDeviceList Class

The BackupDeviceList object provides programmatic access to a list backup devices.

This API is not CLS-compliant. 

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

public class BackupDeviceList : List<BackupDeviceItem>

With the BackupDeviceList object, you can do the following:

  • Perform a backup to the specified list of devices.

  • Add backup devices to the list.


Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.