sys.fulltext_document_types (Transact-SQL)


Updated: June 10, 2016

THIS TOPIC APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server (starting with 2008)yesAzure SQL DatabasenoAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

Returns a row for each document type that is available for full-text indexing operations. Each row represents the IFilter interface that is registered in the instance of SQL Server.

Column nameData typeDescription
document_typesysnameThe file extension of the supported document type.

This value can be used to identify the filter that will be used during full-text indexing of columns of type varbinary(max) or image.
class_iduniqueidentifierGUID of the IFilter class that supports file extension.
pathnvarchar(260)The path to the IFilter DLL. The path is only visible to members of the serveradmin fixed server role.
versionsysnameVersion of the IFilter DLL.
manufacturersysnameName of the IFilter manufacturer.

Note: Only documents with the manufacturer as Microsoft are supported on SQL Database.

The visibility of the metadata in catalog views is limited to securables that a user either owns or on which the user has been granted some permission.

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