ServerTraceEvent Class

The ServerTraceEvent object represents the Microsoft SQL Server server trace events that can be included in a server trace event set.

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

public sealed class ServerTraceEvent
public final class ServerTraceEvent
public final class ServerTraceEvent

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The ServerTraceEvent object contains a property for each trace event to which the instance of SQL Server can respond. The actual set of trace events is specified using the ServerTraceEventSet 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 the Add method to the ServerTraceEvent class.

  • Modified descriptions to distinguish event categories from events.

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