microsoft.sqlserver.smo not found bangu00 171 Reputation points

Deal all,
i have a problem with package microsoft.sqlserver.smo as below

my system not listed any one the packages under c:\windows\assemblty\
what is package showing under c:\windows\assemblty\

thank you

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  1. Seeya Xi-MSFT 16,461 Reputation points

    Hi bangu00 ,

    >what is package showing under c:\windows\assemblty\

    C:\WIndows\Assembly folder is the Global Assembly Cache (GAC) used by . NET Run time. Generally, it is advisable to use the . NET command gacutil ( to manage the contents of this folder.

    > my system not listed any one the packages under c:\windows\assemblty\

    Please refer to this about SMO:
    This page provides information on how to install SMO for use by applications and the system requirements to use SMO.

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  1. Olaf Helper 43,166 Reputation points

    Not clear what your issue is, but it seems SMO = "Server Management Objects" isn't installed. You can get it from related SQL Server Feature Pack, e.g. from
    Microsoft® SQL Server® 2016 Service Pack 2 Feature Pack => SharedManagementObjects.msi

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  2. bangu00 171 Reputation points

    dear all
    thanks a lot

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