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Backup.SqlBackup Method

Performs the database backup operation as specified by the properties of the Backup object used.

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

Public Sub SqlBackup ( _
	srv As Server _
public void SqlBackup (
	Server srv
public function SqlBackup (
	srv : Server



The Server object that represents the Microsoft SQL Server instance that is the source of the backup operation.

To perform a database backup operation using SQL Server Management Objects (SMO), the application specifies the operation process by setting Backup object properties, and then it calls the SQLBackup method.

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

Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

For a list of the supported platforms, see Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing SQL Server 2005.

Target Platforms