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sp_help_agent_parameter (Transact-SQL)
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sp_help_agent_parameter (Transact-SQL)

Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview

Topic Status: Some information in this topic is preview and subject to change in future releases. Preview information describes new features or changes to existing features in Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Community Technology Preview 2 (CTP2).

Returns all the parameters of a profile from the MSagent_parameters (Transact-SQL) system table. This stored procedure is executed at the Distributor where the agent is running, on any database.

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions

sp_help_agent_parameter [ [ @profile_id = ] profile_id ]

[ @profile_id=] profile_id

Is the ID of the profile from the MSagent_parameters (Transact-SQL) table. profile_id is int, with a default of -1, which returns all parameters.

Column name

Data type




ID of the agent profile.



Name of the parameter.



Value of the parameter.

0 (success) or 1 (failure)

sp_help_agent_parameter is used in all types of replication.

Only members of the sysadmin fixed server role or the replmonitor fixed database role can execute sp_help_agent_parameter.

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