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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)

[SfcPropertyAttribute(SfcPropertyFlags::None | SfcPropertyFlags::Standalone | SfcPropertyFlags::Matrix)]
property Guid DatabaseGuid {
	Guid get();

Property Value

Type: System::Guid

A Guid system object value that uniquely identifies the database.


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

'Reference the AdventureWorks2012 database.
Dim db As Database
db = srv.Databases("AdventureWorks2012")

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


$srv = new-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")
$db = New-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Database
$db = $srv.Databases.Item("AdventureWorks2012")

Write-Host "Database GUID is" $db.DatabaseGuid
Write-Host "Service Broker GUID is" $db.ServiceBrokerGuid
Write-Host "Recovery Fork GUID is" $db.RecoveryForkGuid

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