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Server.NamedPipesEnabled Property

Gets the Boolean value that specifies whether Named Pipes provider is enabled for client-server connectivity on the instance of SQL Server.

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

public bool NamedPipesEnabled { get; }

Property Value

Type: Boolean
A Boolean value that specifies whether the Named Pipes provider is enabled on instance of SQL Server. If True, Named Pipes is enabled. Otherwise, False (default).


Server srv = new Server("(local)");
Console.WriteLine("The Named Pipes provider is enabled: " + srv.NamedPipesEnabled.ToString()


$srv = new-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")
Write-Host "The Named Pipes provider is enabled:" $srv.NamedPipesEnabled


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