Database.ActiveConnections Database.ActiveConnections Database.ActiveConnections Property

Definition

Gets the number of active connections to the database.

public:
 property int ActiveConnections { int get(); };
[Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc.Metadata.SfcProperty(Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc.Metadata.SfcPropertyFlags.Expensive | Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc.Metadata.SfcPropertyFlags.Standalone)]
public int ActiveConnections { get; }
Public ReadOnly Property ActiveConnections As Integer
Property Value

An Int32 value that specifies the number of active connections to the database.

Examples

VB

'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server.  
Dim srv As Server  
srv = New Server()  

'Reference the AdventureWorks2012 database.  
Dim db As Database  
db = srv.Databases("AdventureWorks2012")  

'Display the number of active connections to the database.  
Console.WriteLine(db.ActiveConnections)  

PowerShell

$srv = new-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Server("(local)")  
$db = New-Object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Database  
$db = $srv.Databases.Item("AdventureWorks2012")  
Write-Host $db.ActiveConnections  

Remarks

The ActiveConnections property returns the active connections for the referenced database. Use the GetActiveDBConnectionCount method to return the total database connections on the instance of SQL Server.

Applies to

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