Assembly: System.Data (in system.data.dll)
'Declaration Public Overrides ReadOnly Property ServerVersion As String 'Usage Dim instance As SqlConnection Dim value As String value = instance.ServerVersion
Property ValueThe version of the instance of SQL Server.
The version is of the form ##.##.####, where the first two digits are the major version, the next two digits are the minor version, and the last four digits are the release version. The string is of the form major.minor.build, where major and minor are exactly two digits and build is exactly four digits.
The following example creates a SqlConnection and displays the ServerVersion property.
Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.