Backup.BackupSetName Property

Gets or sets the name used to identify a particular backup set.

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

public string BackupSetName { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.String
A String value that specifies the backup set name. By default, the value is set to an empty string.

The BackupSetName property value is limited to 128 characters.


'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server.
Dim srv As Server
srv = New Server
'Reference the AdventureWorks2008R2 database.
Dim db As Database
db = srv.Databases("AdventureWorks2008R2")
'Define a Backup object variable. 
Dim bk As New Backup
'Specify the the name of the database to be backed up.
bk.BackupSetName = "AdventureWorks2008R2 Backup"
bk.Database = "AdventureWorks2008R2"


$srv = new-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")
$db = New-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Database
$db = $srv.Databases.Item("AdventureWorks2008R2")
$bk = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Backup
$bk.BackupSetName = "AdventureWorks2008R2 Backup"
$bk.Database = "AdventureWorks2008R2"

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