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Database.LastBackupDate Property


Gets the date and time when the database was last backed up.

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

[SfcPropertyAttribute(SfcPropertyFlags.None | SfcPropertyFlags.Expensive | SfcPropertyFlags.Standalone | SfcPropertyFlags.Matrix)]
public DateTime LastBackupDate { get; }

Property Value

Type: System.DateTime

A DateTime object value that specifies the date and time when the database was last backed up.


'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 date data for the database.
Console.WriteLine("Created on " + db.CreateDate)
Console.WriteLine("Last backed up on " + db.LastBackupDate)
Console.WriteLine("Log last backed up on " + db.LastLogBackupDate)


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

Write-Host $db.Name
Write-Host "Created on " $db.CreateDate
Write-Host "Last backed up on " $db.LastBackupDate
Write-Host "Log last backed up on " $db.LastLogBackupDate
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