Protocol Class
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Protocol Class

The Protocol object provides programmatic access to the protocols supported by Microsoft SQL Server.

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

public class Protocol
public class Protocol
public class Protocol

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

To get Payload object properties, users can be a member of the public fixed server role.

To set Payload object properties, users must be the owner of the endpoint, or have ALTER ANY ENDPOINT permission on the server, or be a member of the sysadmin fixed server role.


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

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