This feature will be removed in a future version of Microsoft SQL Server. Avoid using this feature in new development work, and plan to modify applications that currently use this feature.
The DistributionArticle2 object exposes the properties of a Distributor's image of a replicated article and extends the functionality of the DistributionArticle object.
The DistributionArticle2 object extends the functionality of the DistributionArticle object for use with features that were introduced in Microsoft SQL Server 2000. It also inherits the properties and methods of the DistributionArticle object.
The ID property of the DistributionArticle2 object may not be compatible with instances of SQL Server version 7.0 or earlier. For more information about using the DistributionArticle2 object in an application that also runs with an instance of SQL Server 7.0, refer to the Remarks section of the ID property of the DistributionArticle2 object.