MergePublication MergePublication MergePublication Class

Definition

Represents a merge publication.

public ref class MergePublication sealed : Microsoft::SqlServer::Replication::Publication
public sealed class MergePublication : Microsoft.SqlServer.Replication.Publication
Public NotInheritable Class MergePublication
Inherits Publication
Inheritance

Examples

This example creates a merge publication.

// Set the Publisher, publication database, and publication names.
string publisherName = publisherInstance;
string publicationName = "AdvWorksSalesOrdersMerge";
string publicationDbName = "AdventureWorks2012";

ReplicationDatabase publicationDb;
MergePublication publication;

// Create a connection to the Publisher.
ServerConnection conn = new ServerConnection(publisherName);

try
{
	// Connect to the Publisher.
	conn.Connect();

	// Enable the database for merge publication.				
	publicationDb = new ReplicationDatabase(publicationDbName, conn);
	if (publicationDb.LoadProperties())
	{
		if (!publicationDb.EnabledMergePublishing)
		{
			publicationDb.EnabledMergePublishing = true;
		}
	}
	else
	{
		// Do something here if the database does not exist. 
		throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
			"The {0} database does not exist on {1}.",
			publicationDb, publisherName));
	}

	// Set the required properties for the merge publication.
	publication = new MergePublication();
	publication.ConnectionContext = conn;
	publication.Name = publicationName;
	publication.DatabaseName = publicationDbName;

             // Enable precomputed partitions.
             publication.PartitionGroupsOption = PartitionGroupsOption.True;

	// Specify the Windows account under which the Snapshot Agent job runs.
	// This account will be used for the local connection to the 
	// Distributor and all agent connections that use Windows Authentication.
	publication.SnapshotGenerationAgentProcessSecurity.Login = winLogin;
	publication.SnapshotGenerationAgentProcessSecurity.Password = winPassword;

	// Explicitly set the security mode for the Publisher connection
	// Windows Authentication (the default).
	publication.SnapshotGenerationAgentPublisherSecurity.WindowsAuthentication = true;

	// Enable Subscribers to request snapshot generation and filtering.
	publication.Attributes |= PublicationAttributes.AllowSubscriberInitiatedSnapshot;
             publication.Attributes |= PublicationAttributes.DynamicFilters;

             // Enable pull and push subscriptions.
             publication.Attributes |= PublicationAttributes.AllowPull;
             publication.Attributes |= PublicationAttributes.AllowPush;

	if (!publication.IsExistingObject)
	{
		// Create the merge publication.
		publication.Create();
		
		// Create a Snapshot Agent job for the publication.
		publication.CreateSnapshotAgent();
	}
	else
	{
		throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
			"The {0} publication already exists.", publicationName));
	}
}

catch (Exception ex)
{
	// Implement custom application error handling here.
	throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
		"The publication {0} could not be created.", publicationName), ex);
}
finally
{
	conn.Disconnect();
}
' Set the Publisher, publication database, and publication names.
Dim publisherName As String = publisherInstance
Dim publicationName As String = "AdvWorksSalesOrdersMerge"
Dim publicationDbName As String = "AdventureWorks2012"

Dim publicationDb As ReplicationDatabase
Dim publication As MergePublication

' Create a connection to the Publisher.
Dim conn As ServerConnection = New ServerConnection(publisherName)

Try
    ' Connect to the Publisher.
    conn.Connect()

    ' Enable the database for merge publication.				
    publicationDb = New ReplicationDatabase(publicationDbName, conn)
    If publicationDb.LoadProperties() Then
        If Not publicationDb.EnabledMergePublishing Then
            publicationDb.EnabledMergePublishing = True
        End If
    Else
        ' Do something here if the database does not exist. 
        Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
         "The {0} database does not exist on {1}.", _
         publicationDb, publisherName))
    End If

    ' Set the required properties for the merge publication.
    publication = New MergePublication()
    publication.ConnectionContext = conn
    publication.Name = publicationName
    publication.DatabaseName = publicationDbName

    ' Enable precomputed partitions.
    publication.PartitionGroupsOption = PartitionGroupsOption.True

    ' Specify the Windows account under which the Snapshot Agent job runs.
    ' This account will be used for the local connection to the 
    ' Distributor and all agent connections that use Windows Authentication.
    publication.SnapshotGenerationAgentProcessSecurity.Login = winLogin
    publication.SnapshotGenerationAgentProcessSecurity.Password = winPassword

    ' Explicitly set the security mode for the Publisher connection
    ' Windows Authentication (the default).
    publication.SnapshotGenerationAgentPublisherSecurity.WindowsAuthentication = True

    ' Enable Subscribers to request snapshot generation and filtering.
    publication.Attributes = publication.Attributes Or _
        PublicationAttributes.AllowSubscriberInitiatedSnapshot
    publication.Attributes = publication.Attributes Or _
        PublicationAttributes.DynamicFilters

    ' Enable pull and push subscriptions
    publication.Attributes = publication.Attributes Or _
        PublicationAttributes.AllowPull
    publication.Attributes = publication.Attributes Or _
        PublicationAttributes.AllowPush

    If Not publication.IsExistingObject Then
        ' Create the merge publication.
        publication.Create()

        ' Create a Snapshot Agent job for the publication.
        publication.CreateSnapshotAgent()
    Else
        Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
            "The {0} publication already exists.", publicationName))
    End If
Catch ex As Exception
    ' Implement custom application error handling here.
    Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
        "The publication {0} could not be created.", publicationName), ex)
Finally
    conn.Disconnect()
End Try

This example changes the properties of a merge publication.

// Define the server, database, and publication names
string publisherName = publisherInstance;
string publicationName = "AdvWorksSalesOrdersMerge";
string publicationDbName = "AdventureWorks2012";

MergePublication publication;

// Create a connection to the Publisher.
ServerConnection conn = new ServerConnection(publisherName);

try
{
	// Connect to the Publisher.
	conn.Connect();

	// Set the required properties for the publication.
	publication = new MergePublication();
	publication.ConnectionContext = conn;
	publication.Name = publicationName;
	publication.DatabaseName = publicationDbName;


	// If we can't get the properties for this merge publication, then throw an application exception.
	if (publication.LoadProperties())
	{
		// If DDL replication is currently enabled, disable it.
		if (publication.ReplicateDdl == DdlReplicationOptions.All)
		{
			publication.ReplicateDdl = DdlReplicationOptions.None;
		}
		else
		{
			publication.ReplicateDdl = DdlReplicationOptions.All;
		}
	}
	else
	{
		throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
			"Settings could not be retrieved for the publication. " +
			"Ensure that the publication {0} exists on {1}.",
			publicationName, publisherName));
	}
}
catch (Exception ex)
{
	// Do error handling here.
	throw new ApplicationException(
		"The publication property could not be changed.", ex);
}
finally
{
	conn.Disconnect();
}
' Define the server, database, and publication names
Dim publisherName As String = publisherInstance
Dim publicationName As String = "AdvWorksSalesOrdersMerge"
Dim publicationDbName As String = "AdventureWorks2012"

Dim publication As MergePublication

' Create a connection to the Publisher.
Dim conn As ServerConnection = New ServerConnection(publisherName)

Try
    ' Connect to the Publisher.
    conn.Connect()

    ' Set the required properties for the publication.
    publication = New MergePublication()
    publication.ConnectionContext = conn
    publication.Name = publicationName
    publication.DatabaseName = publicationDbName

    ' If we can't get the properties for this merge publication, then throw an application exception.
    If publication.LoadProperties() Then
        ' If DDL replication is currently enabled, disable it.
        If publication.ReplicateDdl = DdlReplicationOptions.All Then
            publication.ReplicateDdl = DdlReplicationOptions.None
        Else
            publication.ReplicateDdl = DdlReplicationOptions.All
        End If
    Else
        Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
         "Settings could not be retrieved for the publication. " + _
         "Ensure that the publication {0} exists on {1}.", _
         publicationName, publisherName))
    End If
Catch ex As Exception
    ' Do error handling here.
    Throw New ApplicationException( _
        "The publication property could not be changed.", ex)
Finally
    conn.Disconnect()
End Try

This example deletes a merge publication.

// Define the Publisher, publication database, 
// and publication names.
string publisherName = publisherInstance;
string publicationName = "AdvWorksSalesOrdersMerge";
string publicationDbName = "AdventureWorks2012";

MergePublication publication;
ReplicationDatabase publicationDb;

// Create a connection to the Publisher.
ServerConnection conn = new ServerConnection(publisherName);

try
{
	// Connect to the Publisher.
	conn.Connect();

	// Set the required properties for the merge publication.
	publication = new MergePublication();
	publication.ConnectionContext = conn;
	publication.Name = publicationName;
	publication.DatabaseName = publicationDbName;

	// Delete the publication, if it exists and has no subscriptions.
	if (publication.LoadProperties() && !publication.HasSubscription)
	{
		publication.Remove();
	}
	else
	{
		// Do something here if the publication does not exist
		// or has subscriptions.
		throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
			"The publication {0} could not be deleted. " +
			"Ensure that the publication exists and that all " +
			"subscriptions have been deleted.",
			publicationName, publisherName));
	}

	// If no other merge publications exists,
	// disable publishing on the database.
	publicationDb = new ReplicationDatabase(publicationDbName, conn);
	if (publicationDb.LoadProperties())
	{
		if (publicationDb.MergePublications.Count == 0 && publicationDb.EnabledMergePublishing)
		{
			publicationDb.EnabledMergePublishing = false;
		}
	}
	else
	{
		// Do something here if the database does not exist.
		throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
			"The database {0} does not exist on {1}.",
			publicationDbName, publisherName));
	}
}
catch (Exception ex)
{
	// Implement application error handling here.
	throw new ApplicationException(String.Format(
		"The publication {0} could not be deleted.",
		publicationName), ex);
}
finally
{
	conn.Disconnect();
}
' Define the Publisher, publication database, 
' and publication names.
Dim publisherName As String = publisherInstance
Dim publicationName As String = "AdvWorksSalesOrdersMerge"
Dim publicationDbName As String = "AdventureWorks2012"

Dim publication As MergePublication
Dim publicationDb As ReplicationDatabase

' Create a connection to the Publisher.
Dim conn As ServerConnection = New ServerConnection(publisherName)

Try
    ' Connect to the Publisher.
    conn.Connect()

    ' Set the required properties for the merge publication.
    publication = New MergePublication()
    publication.ConnectionContext = conn
    publication.Name = publicationName
    publication.DatabaseName = publicationDbName

    ' Delete the publication, if it exists and has no subscriptions.
    If (publication.LoadProperties() And Not publication.HasSubscription) Then
        publication.Remove()
    Else
        ' Do something here if the publication does not exist
        ' or has subscriptions.
        Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
         "The publication {0} could not be deleted. " + _
         "Ensure that the publication exists and that all " + _
         "subscriptions have been deleted.", _
         publicationName, publisherName))
    End If

    ' If no other merge publications exists,
    ' disable publishing on the database.
    publicationDb = New ReplicationDatabase(publicationDbName, conn)
    If publicationDb.LoadProperties() Then
        If publicationDb.MergePublications.Count = 0 _
        And publicationDb.EnabledMergePublishing Then
            publicationDb.EnabledMergePublishing = False
        End If
    Else
        ' Do something here if the database does not exist.
        Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
         "The database {0} does not exist on {1}.", _
         publicationDbName, publisherName))
    End If
Catch ex As Exception
    ' Implement application error handling here.
    Throw New ApplicationException(String.Format( _
     "The publication {0} could not be deleted.", _
     publicationName), ex)
Finally
    conn.Disconnect()
End Try

Remarks

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are safe for multithreaded operations. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Constructors

MergePublication() MergePublication() MergePublication()

Creates a new instance of the MergePublication class.

MergePublication(String, String, ServerConnection) MergePublication(String, String, ServerConnection) MergePublication(String, String, ServerConnection)

Initializes a new instance of the MergePublication class with the specified name, database, and connection to the Publisher.

MergePublication(String, String, ServerConnection, Boolean) MergePublication(String, String, ServerConnection, Boolean) MergePublication(String, String, ServerConnection, Boolean)

Creates an instance of the MergePublication class, specifying whether the Snapshot Agent job should be created by default.

Properties

AltSnapshotFolder AltSnapshotFolder AltSnapshotFolder

Gets or sets the alternate snapshot file location for a publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
Attributes Attributes Attributes

Gets or sets the publication attributes.

(Inherited from Publication)
AutomaticReinitializationPolicy AutomaticReinitializationPolicy AutomaticReinitializationPolicy

Gets or sets whether changes at the Publisher are uploaded to the Publisher when a subscription is reinitialized because of a change in the publication.

CachePropertyChanges CachePropertyChanges CachePropertyChanges

Gets or sets whether to cache changes made to the replication properties or to apply them immediately.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
CompatibilityLevel CompatibilityLevel CompatibilityLevel

Gets or sets the earliest version of Microsoft SQL Server that can subscribe to the merge publication.

ConflictRetention ConflictRetention ConflictRetention

Gets or sets the number of days that conflict data rows are retained in conflict tables.

(Inherited from Publication)
ConnectionContext ConnectionContext ConnectionContext

Gets or sets the connection to an instance of Microsoft SQL Server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
CreateSnapshotAgentByDefault CreateSnapshotAgentByDefault CreateSnapshotAgentByDefault

Gets or sets if the Snapshot Agent job is added automatically when the publication is created.

(Inherited from Publication)
DatabaseName DatabaseName DatabaseName

Gets or sets the name of the publication database.

(Inherited from Publication)
Description Description Description

Gets or sets a textual description of the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
FtpAddress FtpAddress FtpAddress

Gets or sets the address of the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server computer for publications that allow subscription initialization over FTP.

(Inherited from Publication)
FtpLogin FtpLogin FtpLogin

Gets or sets the login that is used to connect to the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server for publications that allow subscription initialization over FTP.

(Inherited from Publication)
FtpPassword FtpPassword FtpPassword

Sets the password for the login that is used to connect to the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server for publications that allow subscription initialization over FTP.

(Inherited from Publication)
FtpPort FtpPort FtpPort

Gets or sets the port of the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server computer for publications that allow subscription initialization over FTP.

(Inherited from Publication)
FtpSubdirectory FtpSubdirectory FtpSubdirectory

Gets or sets the subdirectory on the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server computer for publications that allow subscription initialization over FTP.

(Inherited from Publication)
HasSubscription HasSubscription HasSubscription

Gets whether the publication has one or more subscriptions.

(Inherited from Publication)
IsExistingObject IsExistingObject IsExistingObject

Gets whether the object exists on the server or not.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
MaxConcurrentDynamicSnapshots MaxConcurrentDynamicSnapshots MaxConcurrentDynamicSnapshots

Gets or sets the maximum number of concurrent Snapshot Agent sessions supported when generating data snapshots when the publication has a parameterized row filter.

MaxConcurrentMerge MaxConcurrentMerge MaxConcurrentMerge

Gets or sets the maximum number of Merge Agents that can synchronize with the publication concurrently.

MergeArticles MergeArticles MergeArticles

Gets the existing articles in the merge publication.

MergeSubscriptions MergeSubscriptions MergeSubscriptions

Gets the subscriptions that belong to a merge publication.

Name Name Name

Gets or sets the name of the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
PartitionGroupsOption PartitionGroupsOption PartitionGroupsOption

Gets or sets whether precomputed partitions should be used to optimize the synchronization process.

PostSnapshotScript PostSnapshotScript PostSnapshotScript

Gets or sets the name and full path of a Transact-SQL script file that is executed after the initial snapshot is applied to the Subscriber.

(Inherited from Publication)
PreSnapshotScript PreSnapshotScript PreSnapshotScript

Gets or sets the name and full path of a Transact-SQL script file that is executed before the initial snapshot is applied to the Subscriber.

(Inherited from Publication)
Priority Priority Priority

Gets the priority of the publication.

PubId PubId PubId

Gets the value that uniquely identifies the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
ReplicateDdl ReplicateDdl ReplicateDdl

Gets or sets the data definition language (DDL) replication options that determine if DDL changes are replicated.

(Inherited from Publication)
RetentionPeriod RetentionPeriod RetentionPeriod

Gets or sets the amount of time before a subscription expires when the subscription is not synchronized with the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
RetentionPeriodUnit RetentionPeriodUnit RetentionPeriodUnit

Gets or sets the unit in which the RetentionPeriodUnit property is expressed.

SecureFtpPassword SecureFtpPassword SecureFtpPassword

Sets the password (as a SecureString object) for the login used to connect to the File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server for publications that allow subscription initialization over FTP.

(Inherited from Publication)
SnapshotAgentExists SnapshotAgentExists SnapshotAgentExists

Gets if the SQL Server Agent job exists to generate the initial snapshot for this publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
SnapshotAvailable SnapshotAvailable SnapshotAvailable

Gets or sets a value that indicates whether the snapshot files for this publication have been generated and are available to initialize Subscribers.

SnapshotGenerationAgentProcessSecurity SnapshotGenerationAgentProcessSecurity SnapshotGenerationAgentProcessSecurity

Gets an object that sets the Windows account under which the Snapshot Agent job runs.

(Inherited from Publication)
SnapshotGenerationAgentPublisherSecurity SnapshotGenerationAgentPublisherSecurity SnapshotGenerationAgentPublisherSecurity

Gets the security context used by the Snapshot Agent to connect to the Publisher.

(Inherited from Publication)
SnapshotJobId SnapshotJobId SnapshotJobId

Gets the Snapshot Agent job ID for the current publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
SnapshotMethod SnapshotMethod SnapshotMethod

Gets or sets the data file format of the initial snapshot.

(Inherited from Publication)
SnapshotSchedule SnapshotSchedule SnapshotSchedule

Gets an object that sets the schedule for the Snapshot Agent for the current publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
SqlServerName SqlServerName SqlServerName

Gets the name of the Microsoft SQL Server instance to which this object is connected.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
Status Status Status

Gets or sets the status of the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
Type Type Type

Gets or sets the type of publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
UserData UserData UserData

Gets or sets an object property that allows users to attach their own data to the object.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
UsesHostName UsesHostName UsesHostName

Gets a value that indicates whether the merge publication has a parameterized row filter that uses the HOST_NAME function to evaluate the partition.

ValidateSubscriberInfo ValidateSubscriberInfo ValidateSubscriberInfo

Gets or sets the functions that are used to define a Subscriber partition of the published data when parameterized row filters are used.

WebSynchronizationUrl WebSynchronizationUrl WebSynchronizationUrl

Gets or sets the URL used with Web synchronization.

Methods

AddMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(MergeDynamicSnapshotJob, ReplicationAgentSchedule) AddMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(MergeDynamicSnapshotJob, ReplicationAgentSchedule) AddMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(MergeDynamicSnapshotJob, ReplicationAgentSchedule)

Adds a Snapshot Agent job that generates the filtered data partition for a Subscriber when a parameterized row filter is used.

AddMergeDynamicSnapshotJobForLateBoundComClients(Object, Object) AddMergeDynamicSnapshotJobForLateBoundComClients(Object, Object) AddMergeDynamicSnapshotJobForLateBoundComClients(Object, Object)

Enables late-bound COM clients to add a Snapshot Agent job that generates the filtered data partition for a Subscriber when a parameterized row filter is used.

AddMergePartition(MergePartition) AddMergePartition(MergePartition) AddMergePartition(MergePartition)

Defines a Subscriber partition for a merge publication with a parameterized row filter.

BrowseSnapshotFolder() BrowseSnapshotFolder() BrowseSnapshotFolder()

Returns the complete path of the directory location where snapshot files are generated.

ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobId(String, ReplicationAgentSchedule) ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobId(String, ReplicationAgentSchedule) ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobId(String, ReplicationAgentSchedule)

Modifies the schedule for the Snapshot Agent job that generates the filtered data partition for a Subscriber, based on the job ID.

ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobIdForLateBoundComClients(String, Object) ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobIdForLateBoundComClients(String, Object) ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobIdForLateBoundComClients(String, Object)

Allows late-bound COM clients to modify the schedule for the Snapshot Agent job that generates the filtered data partition for a Subscriber, based on the job ID.

ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobName(String, ReplicationAgentSchedule) ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobName(String, ReplicationAgentSchedule) ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobName(String, ReplicationAgentSchedule)

Modifies the schedule for the Snapshot Agent job that generates the filtered data partition for a Subscriber, based on the job name.

ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobNameForLateBoundComClients(String, Object) ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobNameForLateBoundComClients(String, Object) ChangeMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobNameForLateBoundComClients(String, Object)

Allows late-bound COM clients to modify the schedule for the Snapshot Agent job that generates the filtered data partition for a Subscriber, based on the job name.

CheckValidCreation() CheckValidCreation() CheckValidCreation()

Checks the valid replication creation.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
CheckValidDefinition(Boolean) CheckValidDefinition(Boolean) CheckValidDefinition(Boolean)

Indicates whether to check valid definition.

(Inherited from Publication)
CommitPropertyChanges() CommitPropertyChanges() CommitPropertyChanges()

Sends all the cached property change statements to the instance of Microsoft SQL Server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
CopySnapshot(String) CopySnapshot(String) CopySnapshot(String)

Copies the snapshot files for the merge publication from the snapshot folder to a destination folder.

Create() Create() Create()

Creates the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
CreateSnapshotAgent() CreateSnapshotAgent() CreateSnapshotAgent()

Creates the SQL Server Agent job that is used to generate the initial snapshot for the publication, if this job does not already exist.

(Inherited from Publication)
Decouple() Decouple() Decouple()

Decouples the referenced replication object from the server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
DisableSynchronizationPartner(String, String, String) DisableSynchronizationPartner(String, String, String) DisableSynchronizationPartner(String, String, String)

Disables the specified synchronization partner for this merge publication.

EnableSynchronizationPartner(SynchronizationPartner) EnableSynchronizationPartner(SynchronizationPartner) EnableSynchronizationPartner(SynchronizationPartner)

Enables a specified synchronization partner for this merge publication.

EnumAllMergeJoinFilters() EnumAllMergeJoinFilters() EnumAllMergeJoinFilters()

Returns all the merge join filters defined on the merge publication.

EnumArticles() EnumArticles() EnumArticles()

Returns the articles in the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
EnumMergeDynamicSnapshotJobs() EnumMergeDynamicSnapshotJobs() EnumMergeDynamicSnapshotJobs()

Returns a list of merge dynamic snapshot jobs.

EnumMergePartitions() EnumMergePartitions() EnumMergePartitions()

Returns the Subscriber partitions defined for this merge publication.

EnumPublicationAccesses(Boolean) EnumPublicationAccesses(Boolean) EnumPublicationAccesses(Boolean)

Returns logins that have access to the Publisher.

(Inherited from Publication)
EnumSubscriptions() EnumSubscriptions() EnumSubscriptions()

Returns the subscriptions that subscribe to the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
EnumSynchronizationPartners() EnumSynchronizationPartners() EnumSynchronizationPartners()

Returns the alternate synchronization partners for this merge publication.

GenerateFilters() GenerateFilters() GenerateFilters()

Creates filters of the merge publication.

GetChangeCommand(StringBuilder, String, String) GetChangeCommand(StringBuilder, String, String) GetChangeCommand(StringBuilder, String, String)

Returns the change command from the replication.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
GetCreateCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean, ScriptOptions) GetCreateCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean, ScriptOptions) GetCreateCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean, ScriptOptions)

Returns the create command from the replication.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
GetDropCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean) GetDropCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean) GetDropCommand(StringBuilder, Boolean)

Returns the drop command from the replication.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
GetMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobId(String) GetMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobId(String) GetMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobId(String)

Returns the schedule for the Snapshot Agent job that generates the filtered data partition for a Subscriber based on the job ID.

GetMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobName(String) GetMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobName(String) GetMergeDynamicSnapshotJobScheduleWithJobName(String)

Returns the schedule for the Snapshot Agent job that generates the filtered data partition for a Subscriber based on the job name.

GrantPublicationAccess(String) GrantPublicationAccess(String) GrantPublicationAccess(String)

Adds the specified login to the publication access list (PAL).

(Inherited from Publication)
InternalRefresh(Boolean) InternalRefresh(Boolean) InternalRefresh(Boolean)

Initiates an internal refresh from the replication.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
Load() Load() Load()

Loads the properties of an existing object from the server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
LoadProperties() LoadProperties() LoadProperties()

Loads the properties of an existing object from the server.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
MakePullSubscriptionWellKnown(String, String, SubscriptionSyncType, MergeSubscriberType, Single) MakePullSubscriptionWellKnown(String, String, SubscriptionSyncType, MergeSubscriberType, Single) MakePullSubscriptionWellKnown(String, String, SubscriptionSyncType, MergeSubscriberType, Single)

Registers a merge pull subscription at the Publisher.

ReadLastValidationDateTimes(String, String) ReadLastValidationDateTimes(String, String) ReadLastValidationDateTimes(String, String)

Returns information about the most recent subscription validation for a Subscriber.

Refresh() Refresh() Refresh()

Reloads the properties of the object.

(Inherited from ReplicationObject)
ReinitializeAllSubscriptions(Boolean) ReinitializeAllSubscriptions(Boolean) ReinitializeAllSubscriptions(Boolean)

Marks all the subscriptions for reinitialization.

Remove() Remove() Remove()

Removes an existing publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
Remove(Boolean) Remove(Boolean) Remove(Boolean)

Removes an existing publication even if the Distributor cannot be accessed.

(Inherited from Publication)
RemoveMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(String) RemoveMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(String) RemoveMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(String)

Removes the specified dynamic snapshot job from the merge publication.

RemoveMergePartition(MergePartition) RemoveMergePartition(MergePartition) RemoveMergePartition(MergePartition)

Removes an existing Subscriber partition defined on the merge publication.

RemovePullSubscription(String, String) RemovePullSubscription(String, String) RemovePullSubscription(String, String)

Removes the registration of a Subscriber with a pull subscription to the merge publication.

ReplicateUserDefinedScript(String) ReplicateUserDefinedScript(String) ReplicateUserDefinedScript(String)

Replicates the execution of a user-defined script to the Subscribers of a specified publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
ResynchronizeSubscription(String, String, ResynchronizeType, String) ResynchronizeSubscription(String, String, ResynchronizeType, String) ResynchronizeSubscription(String, String, ResynchronizeType, String)

Resynchronizes a merge subscription to a known validation state that you specify.

RevokePublicationAccess(String) RevokePublicationAccess(String) RevokePublicationAccess(String)

Removes the specified login from the publication access list (PAL).

(Inherited from Publication)
Script(ScriptOptions) Script(ScriptOptions) Script(ScriptOptions)

Generates a Transact-SQL script that can be used to re-create the publication as specified by the script options.

(Inherited from Publication)
ScriptMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(MergeDynamicSnapshotJob, ReplicationAgentSchedule, ScriptOptions) ScriptMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(MergeDynamicSnapshotJob, ReplicationAgentSchedule, ScriptOptions) ScriptMergeDynamicSnapshotJob(MergeDynamicSnapshotJob, ReplicationAgentSchedule, ScriptOptions)

Generates a Transact-SQL script that can be used to re-create the Snapshot Agent job that generates a Subscriber's partitioned data snapshot for publications with a parameterized row filter.

ScriptMergePartition(MergePartition, ScriptOptions) ScriptMergePartition(MergePartition, ScriptOptions) ScriptMergePartition(MergePartition, ScriptOptions)

Generates a Transact-SQL script that can be used to re-create a Subscriber partition for publications with a parameterized row filter.

ScriptPublicationActivation(ScriptOptions) ScriptPublicationActivation(ScriptOptions) ScriptPublicationActivation(ScriptOptions)

Generates a Transact-SQL script that, when run, sets the status of a merge publication to active.

StartSnapshotGenerationAgentJob() StartSnapshotGenerationAgentJob() StartSnapshotGenerationAgentJob()

Starts the job that generates the initial snapshot for the publication.

(Inherited from Publication)
StopSnapshotGenerationAgentJob() StopSnapshotGenerationAgentJob() StopSnapshotGenerationAgentJob()

Attempts to stop a running Snapshot Agent job.

(Inherited from Publication)
ValidatePublication(ValidationOption) ValidatePublication(ValidationOption) ValidatePublication(ValidationOption)

Marks all subscriptions for validation during the next synchronization.

ValidateSubscription(String, String, ValidationOption) ValidateSubscription(String, String, ValidationOption) ValidateSubscription(String, String, ValidationOption)

Marks the specified subscription for validation during the next synchronization.

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