Database.Views Database.Views Database.Views Property

Definition

Gets a collection of View objects. Each View object represents a view defined on the database.

public:
 property Microsoft::SqlServer::Management::Smo::ViewCollection ^ Views { Microsoft::SqlServer::Management::Smo::ViewCollection ^ get(); };
[Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc.Metadata.SfcObject(Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc.Metadata.SfcContainerRelationship.ObjectContainer, Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc.Metadata.SfcContainerCardinality.ZeroToAny, typeof(Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.View), Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc.Metadata.SfcObjectFlags.Design)]
public Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.ViewCollection Views { get; }
Public ReadOnly Property Views As ViewCollection
Property Value

A ViewCollection object that represents all the views defined on the database.

Examples

'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 all the users in the database.  
Dim us As User  
For Each us In db.Users  
   Console.WriteLine(us.Name)  
Next  

PowerShell

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

Foreach ($us in $db.Users)  
{  
   Write-Host $us.Name  
}  

Remarks

Specific views can be referenced by using this collection by specifying the name of the view. To add a new view to the collection, call the view constructor View.

Applies to