Adds a maintenance plan and returns the plan ID.
This stored procedure is used with database maintenance plans. This feature has been replaced with maintenance plans which do not use this stored procedure. Use this procedure to maintain database maintenance plans on installations that were upgraded from a previous version of SQL Server.
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.
Create a maintenance plan called Myplan.
DECLARE @myplan_id UNIQUEIDENTIFIER EXECUTE sp_add_maintenance_plan N'Myplan',@plan_id=@myplan_id OUTPUT PRINT 'The id for the maintenance plan "Myplan" is:'+convert(varchar(256),@myplan_id) GO
Success in creating the maintenance plan will return the plan ID.
'The id for the maintenance plan "Myplan" is:' FAD6F2AB-3571-11D3-9D4A-00C04FB925FC