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SymmetricKey.Create Method (SymmetricKeyEncryption, SymmetricKeyEncryptionAlgorithm, String)


Creates a symmetric key on the database with the specified encryption type and method.

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

public void Create(
	SymmetricKeyEncryption keyEncryption,
	SymmetricKeyEncryptionAlgorithm keyEncryptionAlgorithm,
	string passPhrase


Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.SymmetricKeyEncryption

A SymmetricKeyEncryption object value that specifies the encryption type.

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.SymmetricKeyEncryptionAlgorithm

A SymmetricKeyEncryptionAlgorithm value that specifies the encryption method.

Type: System.String

A String value that specifies the pass phrase from which the symmetric key can be derived.

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