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ScriptingOptions.IncludeIfNotExists Property

Gets or sets a Boolean property value that specifies whether to check the existence of an object before including it in the script.

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

public bool IncludeIfNotExists { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: Boolean
A Boolean value that specifies whether to check the existence of an object before including it in the script.If True, the existence of an object is verified before including it in the script. Otherwise, False (default).

Creation script for the object is generated only when it does not already exist.

The following code example specifies that the script will verify the existence of an object before including it in the script.

Visual Basic

Dim scOps As New ScriptingOptions()
scOps.IncludeHeaders = true

PowerShell

$scOps = New-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.ScriptingOptions
$scOps.IncludeHeaders = $TRUE
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