Database.CheckCatalog Method

Tests the integrity of the database catalog.

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


Public Function CheckCatalog As StringCollection
Dim instance As Database
Dim returnValue As StringCollection

returnValue = instance.CheckCatalog()
public StringCollection CheckCatalog()
StringCollection^ CheckCatalog()
member CheckCatalog : unit -> StringCollection 
public function CheckCatalog() : StringCollection

Return Value

Type: System.Collections.Specialized.StringCollection
A StringCollection object value that contains a report about the integrity of the catalog in the database.


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


'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