Assembly: Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in microsoft.sqlserver.smo.dll)
Property ValueA CertificateCollection object that represents all the certificates defined on the database.
Updated text: 17 July 2006
Specific certificates can be referenced by using this collection by specifying the name of the certificate. To add a new certificate to the collection, call the certificate constructor, Certificate.
This namespace, class, or member is supported only in version 2.0 of the Microsoft .NET Framework.
'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server. Dim srv As Server srv = New Server 'Reference the AdventureWorks database. Dim db As Database db = srv.Databases("AdventureWorks") 'Display all the asymmetric keys on the database. Dim ak As AsymmetricKey For Each ak In db.AsymmetricKeys Console.WriteLine(ak.Name) Next
Development PlatformsFor a list of the supported platforms, see Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing SQL Server 2005.
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