BackupDeviceList Class

The BackupDeviceList object provides programmatic access to a list backup devices.

This API is not CLS-compliant. 

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


<CLSCompliantAttribute(False)> _
Public Class BackupDeviceList _
    Inherits List(Of BackupDeviceItem)
Dim instance As BackupDeviceList
public class BackupDeviceList : List<BackupDeviceItem>
public ref class BackupDeviceList : public List<BackupDeviceItem^>
type BackupDeviceList =  
        inherit List<BackupDeviceItem>
public class BackupDeviceList extends List<BackupDeviceItem>


With the BackupDeviceList object, you can do the following:

  • Perform a backup to the specified list of devices.

  • Add backup devices to the list.

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Thread Safety

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