sp_add_targetservergroup (Transact-SQL)

Adds the specified server group.

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Syntax

sp_add_targetservergroup [ @name= ] 'name'

Arguments

  • [ **@name=**\] 'name'
    The name of the server group to create. name is sysname, with no default. name cannot contain commas.

Return Code Values

0 (success) or 1 (failure)

Result Sets

None

Remarks

Target server groups provide an easy way to target a job at a collection of target servers. For more information, see sp_apply_job_to_targets.

Permissions

Only members of the sysadmin fixed server role can execute this procedure.

Examples

The following example creates the target server group named Servers Processing Customer Orders.

USE msdb ;
GO

EXEC dbo.sp_add_targetservergroup
    'Servers Processing Customer Orders' ;
GO