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LinkedServer.Drop Method (Boolean)

Removes the reference to the linked server from the instance of Microsoft SQL Server.

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

public void Drop (
	bool dropDependentLogins
public void Drop (
	boolean dropDependentLogins
public function Drop (
	dropDependentLogins : boolean



A Boolean value that specifies whether to also drop logins that are dependent on the linked server that are represented by the LinkedServerLogins property.

If True, the dependent logins are dropped.

If False, the dependent logins are not dropped.

This method removes the registration item that represents a linked server. It does not remove an instance of SQL Server.

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.

Target Platforms