SqlCeReplication.DistributorNetwork Property

Specifies the network protocol used when the SQL Server Reconciler communicates with the Distributor.

Namespace: System.Data.SqlServerCe
Assembly: System.Data.SqlServerCe (in system.data.sqlserverce.dll)

public NetworkType DistributorNetwork { get; set; 
/** @property */
public NetworkType get_DistributorNetwork ()

/** @property */
public void set_DistributorNetwork (NetworkType value)

public function get DistributorNetwork () : NetworkType

public function set DistributorNetwork (value : NetworkType)

Property Value

The NetworkType constant used by the SQL Server Reconciler to communicate with the Distributor.

The NetworkType value can be one of the following constants:




Use the current configured client Net-Library (default).


Multiprotocol Net Library.


TCP/IP Sockets Net-Library.

The DistributorNetwork property must be specified when the SQL Server Reconciler connects to the Distributor using a network protocol other than the default protocol specified in the Client Network Utility.

If Distributor connection properties are not specified, it is assumed the Publisher and Distributor are on the same instance of SQL Server, and Publisher connection properties are used when connecting to the Distributor.

The DistributorAddress property must be specified if the value of the DistributorNetwork property is not set to DefaultNetwork.

  • Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see .

Windows CE, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.

.NET Compact Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.0

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