Index.MarkForDrop Method

Marks the index to be dropped the next time that the Alter method is run on the Index object's parent object.

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

public void MarkForDrop (
	bool dropOnAlter
public final void MarkForDrop (
	boolean dropOnAlter
public final function MarkForDrop (
	dropOnAlter : boolean



A Boolean value that specifies whether to drop the index the next time the parent object is altered.

If True, the index is dropped when the parent is altered.

If False, the index is not dropped when the parent is altered.

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.

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