ServerPermissionSet Class

The ServerPermissionSet object represents a set of server permissions.

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

public sealed class ServerPermissionSet : PermissionSetBase
public final class ServerPermissionSet extends PermissionSetBase
public final class ServerPermissionSet extends PermissionSetBase

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Server permissions are required when you are granting, denying, or revoking server-level permissions on an instance of SQL Server. The ServerPermissionSet object is required to specify the set of permissions that apply to the Grant method, the Deny method, and the Revoke method of the Server object.

This namespace, class, or member is supported only in version 2.0 of the Microsoft .NET Framework.


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



New content:
  • Added Add method overload to the ServerPermissionSet class.

  • Added Subtract method to the ServerPermissionSet class.

Content changed:
  • Descriptions of properties (permissions) have been updated.