DeviceType Enumeration

The DeviceType enumeration is a list of constant values that specify the various different types of devices supported by Microsoft SQL Server.

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

public enum DeviceType
public enum DeviceType
public enum DeviceType

Member nameDescription
FileSpecifies a disk file.
LogicalDeviceSpecifies a logical device.
PipeSpecifies a named pipe.
TapeSpecifies a tape device.
VirtualDeviceSpecifies a virtual device.

The DeviceType enumeration class is served by the DeviceType property.

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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