Database.CheckAllocations Method

Scans all pages of the referenced database and tests pages to guarantee integrity.

Namespace: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo
Assembly: Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in microsoft.sqlserver.smo.dll)

Syntax

'Declaration
Public Function CheckAllocations ( _
    repairType As RepairType _
) As StringCollection
public StringCollection CheckAllocations (
    RepairType repairType
)
public:
StringCollection^ CheckAllocations (
    RepairType repairType
)
public StringCollection CheckAllocations (
    RepairType repairType
)
public function CheckAllocations (
    repairType : RepairType
) : StringCollection

Parameters

  • repairType
    A RepairType object value that specifies the repair options.

Return Value

A StringCollection object value that contains a report about the allocations in the database.

Remarks

Updated text:17 July 2006

This method is equivalent to the DBCC CHECKALLLOC Transact-SQL statement.

This namespace, class, or member is supported only in version 2.0 of the Microsoft .NET Framework.

Example

'Connect to the local, default instance of SQL Server.
Dim srv As Server
srv = New Server
'Reference the AdventureWorks database.
Dim db As Database
db = srv.Databases("AdventureWorks")
'Note, to use the StringCollection type the System.Collections.Specialized system namespace must be included in the imports statements.
Dim sc As StringCollection
'Run the CheckTables method and display the results from the returned StringCollection variable.
sc = db.CheckTables(RepairType.None)
Dim c As Integer
For c = 0 To sc.Count - 1
    Console.WriteLine(sc.Item(c))
Next

Thread Safety

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

Platforms

Development Platforms

For a list of the supported platforms, see Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing SQL Server 2005.

Target Platforms

For a list of the supported platforms, see Hardware and Software Requirements for Installing SQL Server 2005.

See Also

Reference

Database Class
Database Members
Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo Namespace

Other Resources

How to: Run Database Integrity Checks in Visual Basic .NET
How to: Create, Alter, and Remove a Database in Visual Basic .NET
DBCC CHECKALLOC (Transact-SQL)
Creating, Altering, and Removing Databases
CREATE DATABASE (Transact-SQL)

Change History

Release

History

17 July 2006

Changed content:
  • Added text to the Remarks section.

  • Added code to the Example section.