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Database.DatabaseGuid Property

Gets the Guid value that uniquely identifies the database.

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

public Guid DatabaseGuid { get; }
/** @property */
public Guid get_DatabaseGuid ()

public function get DatabaseGuid () : Guid

Property Value

A Guid system object value that uniquely identifies the database.

Updated text: 17 July 2006

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 database GUIDs.
Console.WriteLine("Database GUID is " + _
Console.WriteLine("Service Broker GUID is " + _
Console.WriteLine("Recovery Fork GUID is " + _

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 code to the Example section.

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