SymmetricKeyCollection Class

The SymmetricKeyCollection class represents a collection of SymmetricKey objects that represent all the symmetric keys on the referenced database.

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


Public NotInheritable Class SymmetricKeyCollection _
    Inherits SimpleObjectCollectionBase
Dim instance As SymmetricKeyCollection
public sealed class SymmetricKeyCollection : SimpleObjectCollectionBase
public ref class SymmetricKeyCollection sealed : public SimpleObjectCollectionBase
type SymmetricKeyCollection =  
        inherit SimpleObjectCollectionBase
public final class SymmetricKeyCollection extends SimpleObjectCollectionBase


An SymmetricKeyCollection object can be used to gain access to a set of symmetric keys. You can use the Item property to return a specific SymmetricKey object.

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.