<CollationName> Element
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<CollationName> Element

SQL Server 2000

Specifies the collation of the database, which determines the languages it supports and the sort order in which query results are returned.


Element Characteristics
Characteristic Description
Data Type string, between 1 and 255 characters in length.
Default Value The default collation of the SQL Server instance.
Occurrence Optional once per <Database> node.
Updates Cannot be added, deleted, or modified.
Element Relationships
Relationship Elements
Parent Node <Database> Node

The <CollationName> value must conform to the SQL Server nvarchar data type. It also must be the name of a valid Windows or SQL Server collation.

See Also
Specifying Application Database Information
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