GetDatabaseVersionDisplayName Method (WMI)

Gets the display name for a given report server database version string.


Public Sub GetDatabaseVersionDisplayName(Version As String, DisplayName As String, ByRef HRESULT As Int32)
public void GetDatabaseVersionDisplayName(string Version, string DisplayName, out Int32 HRESULT);


  • Version
    A string that contains the version string for a report server database.

  • DisplayName
    [out] A string that contains the display name that corresponds to the version supplied.

    [out] Value indicating whether the call succeeded or failed.


The following table shows the mapping from database version to display string.



Display Name

RS 2005 SP2

@DBVersion = 'C.0.8.54'

SQL Server 2005 SP2

RS 2005 SP1

@DBVersion = 'C.0.8.43'

SQL Server 2005 SP1

RS 2005 RTM

@DBVersion = 'C.0.8.40'

SQL Server 2005

RS 2000 SP2

@DBVersion = 'C.0.6.54'

SQL Server 2000 SP2

RS 2000 SP1

@DBVersion = 'C.0.6.51'

SQL Server 2000 SP1

RS 2000 RTM

@DBVersion = 'C.0.6.43'

SQL Server 2000


Closest applicable version

For a Version prior to SQL Server 2000 an HRESULT of ACT_E_BAD_VERSION is returned.

Return Value

Returns an HRESULT indicating success or failure of the method call. A value of 0 indicates that the method call was successful. A non-zero value indicates that an error has occurred.


Namespace: root\Microsoft\SqlServer\ReportServer\RS_<EncodedInstanceName>\v10\Admin

Platform: Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition; Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition; Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition; Windows Vista; Windows XP Professional with Service Pack 2 (SP2) or Service Pack 1 (SP1); or Windows 2000 (all versions)