SymmetricKeyEncryption Class

The SymmetricKeyEncryption class represents the encryption type used when encrypting symmetric keys.

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

public class SymmetricKeyEncryption
public class SymmetricKeyEncryption
public class SymmetricKeyEncryption

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

To get SymmetricKeyEncryption object properties, users can be a member of the public fixed server role.


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

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