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Returns the number of input packets read from the network by SQL Server since it was last started.

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To display a report containing several SQL Server statistics, including packets sent and received, run sp_monitor.

The following example shows the usage of @@PACK_RECEIVED.

SELECT @@PACK_RECEIVED AS 'Packets Received' 

Here is a sample result set.

Packets Received