The Transfer object is a tool object that provides programmatic control over copying of schemas and data to other instances of SQL Server.
Assembly: Microsoft.SqlServer.SmoExtended (in Microsoft.SqlServer.SmoExtended.dll)
'Declaration Public Class Transfer _ Implements ITransferMetadataProvider 'Usage Dim instance As Transfer
public class Transfer : ITransferMetadataProvider
public ref class Transfer : ITransferMetadataProvider
type Transfer = class interface ITransferMetadataProvider end
public class Transfer implements ITransferMetadataProvider
There are some limitations when transferring a database to a server instance that is running SQL Server 2000:
If the database has a schema for which there is no corresponding user on the target SQL Server 2000 server instance, it cannot be transferred. In this case, you have to create a user who has a name that is the same as the name of the schema.
Any object that uses the following data types cannot be transferred:
The following object types cannot be transferred:
All broker objects
All mail objects
To get and set Transfer object properties, users can be a member of the public fixed server role.
To transfer data, users can be a member of the public fixed server role.
Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are safe for multithreaded operations. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.