Returns the ID of a certificate.
Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through
Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions
Cert_ID ( 'cert_name' )
Is the name of a certificate in the database.
Certificate names are visible in the
sys.certificates catalog view.
Requires some permission on the certificate and that the caller has not been denied VIEW DEFINITION permission on the certificate.
The following example returns the ID of a certificate called ABerglundCert3.