BackupActionType Enumeration

The BackupActionType enumeration contains values that are used to specify the type of backup.

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

public enum BackupActionType
public enum BackupActionType
public enum BackupActionType

Member nameDescription
DatabaseBacks up all the data files in the database.
FilesBacks up specified data files. This option is recommended only when the transactions that have occurred since the last backup are isolated to the file or group of files that are being backed up.
LogBacks up the transaction log.

The BackupActionType enumeration class is served by the Backup class.

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

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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