Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview
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Sets or clears a stored procedure for automatic execution. A stored procedure that is set to automatic execution runs every time an instance of SQL Server is started.
Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through current version).
The following example sets a procedure for automatic execution.
EXEC sp_procoption @ProcName = '<procedure name>' , @OptionName = ] 'startup' , @OptionValue = 'on';
The following example stops a procedure from executing automatically.
EXEC sp_procoption @ProcName = '<procedure name>' , @OptionValue = 'off';