Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview
Returns the ID of a certificate.
Cert_ID ( 'cert_name' )
Is the name of a certificate in the database.
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.
SELECT Cert_ID('ABerglundCert3'); GO