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sys.fn_MSxe_read_event_stream (Transact-SQL)

sys.fn_MSxe_read_event_stream (Transact-SQL)


Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview

Extended Events provides a table valued function (TVF) for internal use by the Extended Events user interface (UI). The table does not provide customer usable data.

To view event data, use one of the following:

Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2012 through current version).

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions

sys.fn_MSxe_read_event_stream ( session_name)


The name of a session that is running on the server.

Column name

Data type



Integer (4)

The event type. Is not nullable.


Image (16)

The event image data. Is nullable.

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