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DdlBodyOnly Property
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ScriptingOptions.DdlBodyOnly Property

Gets or sets the Boolean property value that specifies whether to script only the text definition for data definition language (DDL) objects that have a text body, such as stored procedures and triggers.

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

public bool DdlBodyOnly { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: Boolean
A Boolean value that specifies whether to script only the text body.If True, only the text body of the object is scripted.If False (default), the object is scripted completely.

The DdlBodyOnly property applies only to objects with a text body containing a Transact-SQL statement that defines the object.

The following code example specifies that only the text definition of any DDL objects will be scripted.

Visual Basic

Dim scOps As New ScriptingOptions()
scOps.DdlBodyOnly = true


$scOps = New-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.ScriptingOptions
$scOps.DdlBodyOnly = $TRUE

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