Database.AutoCreateStatisticsEnabled Property

Gets a Boolean property value that specifies whether statistics are automatically created for the database.

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

public bool AutoCreateStatisticsEnabled { get; }
/** @property */
public boolean get_AutoCreateStatisticsEnabled ()

public function get AutoCreateStatisticsEnabled () : boolean

Property Value

A Boolean value that specifies the whether statistics are automatically created for the database. If True, statistics are automatically created for the database. If False (default), statistics are not automatically created for the database.

Updated text: 17 July 2006

The AutoCreateStatisticsEnabled property is equivalent to setting the AUTO_CREATE_STATISTICS ON option in the ALTER DATABASE Transact-SQL statement.

This namespace, class, or member is supported only in version 2.0 of the Microsoft .NET Framework.

'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server.
Dim srv As Server
srv = New Server

'Reference the AdventureWorks database.
Dim db As Database
db = srv.Databases("AdventureWorks")

'Display the current options for statistics.
Console.WriteLine("Automatically create statistics = " + _
Console.WriteLine("Automatically update statistics = " + _

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

Development Platforms

For a list of the supported platforms, see Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing SQL Server 2005.

Target Platforms



17 July 2006

Changed content:
  • Added text to the Remarks section.

  • Added code to the Example section.