SPFarm.ExternalBinaryStoreClassId Property

Gets the class id that is associated with the external binary store (EBS).

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)


Public Property ExternalBinaryStoreClassId As Guid

Dim instance As SPFarm
Dim value As Guid

value = instance.ExternalBinaryStoreClassId

instance.ExternalBinaryStoreClassId = value
public Guid ExternalBinaryStoreClassId { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Guid
Returns Guid that represents the class id of the binary large object (BLOB).


Each Web server and timer process that manages specific types of information, such as binary large objects, can use external storage rather than storing them in the Windows SharePoint Services content database.

See Also


SPFarm Class

SPFarm Members

Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration Namespace

Other Resources

External Storing of Binary Large Objects (BLOBs) in Windows SharePoint Services

Installing and Configuring Your BLOB Provider