sp_help_peerconflictdetection (Transact-SQL)

Returns information about the conflict detection settings for a publication that is involved in a peer-to-peer transactional replication topology. For more information, see How to: Configure Conflict Detection for Peer-to-Peer Transactional Replication (Replication Transact-SQL Programming).

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sp_help_peerconflictdetection [ @publication= ] 'publication'
    [ ,[ @timeout= ] timeout ]


  • [ @publication= ] 'publication'
    Is the name of the publication for which to return information. publication is sysname, with no default.

  • [ @timeout= ] timeout
    Specifies the amount of time, in seconds, after which the procedure will time out while waiting for response from every node in the topology. If there is a read-only Subscriber in the topology, specifying a time-out value is not valid. Read-only Subscribers will never respond to a call from this procedure. timeout is int, with a default of 60.

Result Sets

sp_help_peerconflictdetection returns three result sets. These results are documented in the following topics:

Return Code Values

0 (success) or 1 (failure)


sp_help_peerconflictdetection is used in peer-to-peer transactional replication.


Requires membership in the sysadmin fixed server role or db_owner fixed database role.