Protocol Protocol Protocol Class


The Protocol object provides programmatic access to the protocols supported by SQL Server.

public ref class Protocol
public class Protocol
Public Class Protocol


Implementing Endpoints


To get Payload object properties, users can be a member of the public fixed server role.

To set Payload object properties, users must be the owner of the endpoint, or have ALTER ANY ENDPOINT permission on the server, or be a member of the sysadmin fixed server role.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Microsoft Visual Basic) members of this type are safe for multithreaded operations. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Http Http Http

Gets the HTTP protocol.

Tcp Tcp Tcp

Gets the TCP protocol.

Applies to