Table.Create Table.Create Table.Create Method

Definition

Creates a table on the instance of SQL Server as defined by the Table object.

public:
 virtual void Create();
public void Create ();
Public Sub Create ()

Examples

The following code example shows how to create a new table with the Create() method.

C#

Server srv = new Server("(local)");  
Database db = srv.Databases["AdventureWorks2012"];  

Table tb = new Table(db, "Test Table");  
Column col1 = new Column(tb, "Name", DataType.NChar(50));  
Column col2 = new Column(tb, "ID", DataType.Int);  

tb.Columns.Add(col1);   
tb.Columns.Add(col2);   
tb.Create();  

Console.WriteLine("The table was created on " + tb.CreateDate.ToString());  

Powershell

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

#Create the Table  
$tb = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Table($db, "Test Table")  
$col1 = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Column($tb, "Name", [Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.DataType]::NChar(50))  
$col2 = new-object Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.Column($tb, "ID", [Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.DataType]::Int)  
$tb.Columns.Add($col1)  
$tb.Columns.Add($col2)  
$tb.Create()  

Applies to