Application.GetServerInfo(String, String) Application.GetServerInfo(String, String) Application.GetServerInfo(String, String) Method


Returns the SQL Server version number of the SQL Server product installed on the target server.

 void GetServerInfo(System::String ^ server, [Runtime::InteropServices::Out] System::String ^ % serverVersion);
public void GetServerInfo (string server, out string serverVersion);
Public Sub GetServerInfo (server As String, ByRef serverVersion As String)


String String String

The name of the server hardware to check for the SQL Server product version.


The version number of the SQL Server product, defined as an out parameter.


The following example retrieves the SQL Server version number from the specified server.

static void Main(string[] args)  
            Application app = new Application();  
            String outParam;  
            app.GetServerInfo("yourserver", out outParam);  
            Console.WriteLine("Server version? " + outParam);  
Sub Main(ByVal args() As String)  
    Dim app As Application =  New Application()   
    Dim outParam As String  
    app.GetServerInfo("yourserver", out outParam)  
    Console.WriteLine("Server version? " + outParam)  
End Sub  


The default value of this property is 9.

Applies to