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MSDN Library

ServerConnection Constructor (String, String, String)

Initializes a new instance of the ServerConnection class with the specified server instance and logon credentials.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Common
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo (in Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo.dll)

public ServerConnection(
	string serverInstance,
	string userName,
	string password
)

Parameters

serverInstance
Type: String
A String value that specifies the name of the instance of the server with which the connection is established.
userName
Type: String
A String value that specifies the logon account used to establish the referenced connection.
password
Type: String
A String value that specifies the password used with the logon account.

VB

'Declare a ServerConnection object variable to specify SQL authentication, login and password.
Dim conn As New ServerConnection
conn.LoginSecure = False
conn.Login = vlogin
conn.Password = vpassword
'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server.
Dim srv As Server
srv = New Server(conn)
'The actual connection is made when a property is retrieved.
Console.WriteLine(srv.Information.Version)
'The connection is automatically disconnected when the Server variable goes out of scope.

PowerShell

$conn = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Common.ServerConnection
$conn.LoginSecure = $FALSE
$conn.Login = vlogin
$conn.Password = vpassword
#Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server
$srv = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server($conn)
Write-Host $srv.Information.Version

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