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Database.UserDefinedDataTypes Property

Represents a collection of UserDefinedDataType objects. Each UserDefinedDataType object represents a user-defined data type on the database.

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

public UserDefinedDataTypeCollection UserDefinedDataTypes { get; }
/** @property */
public UserDefinedDataTypeCollection get_UserDefinedDataTypes ()

public function get UserDefinedDataTypes () : UserDefinedDataTypeCollection

Property Value

A UserDefinedDataTypeCollection object that represents all the user-defined data types on the database.

Updated text: 17 July 2006

Specific user-defined data types can be referenced by using this collection by specifying the name of the user-defined data type. To add a new user-defined data type to the collection, call the user-defined data type constructor, UserDefinedDataType.

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 all the user defined types in the database.
Dim uddt As UserDefinedDataType
For Each uddt In db.UserDefinedDataTypes

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.