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Database.Synonyms Property


Gets a collection of Synonym objects. Each Synonym object represents a synonym defined on the database.

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

	SfcContainerCardinality.ZeroToAny, GetType(Synonym), SfcObjectFlags.Design)>
Public ReadOnly Property Synonyms As SynonymCollection

Property Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.SynonymCollection

A SynonymCollection object that represents all the synonyms defined on the database.

Specific synonyms can be referenced by using this collection by specifying the name of the synonym. To add a new synonym to the collection, call the synonym constructor Synonym.


Dim srv As Server
        srv = New Server

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

'Display all the synonyms in the database.
Dim sy As Synonym
For Each sy In db.Synonyms


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

Foreach ($sy in $db.Synonyms)
   Write-Host $sy.Name

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