Database.EnumMatchingSPs Method (String, Boolean)

Enumerates a list of stored procedures that contain the specified string in the definition.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo
Assembly:  Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo (in Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo.dll)


Public Function EnumMatchingSPs ( _
    description As String, _
    includeSystem As Boolean _
) As UrnCollection
Dim instance As Database 
Dim description As String 
Dim includeSystem As Boolean 
Dim returnValue As UrnCollection 

returnValue = instance.EnumMatchingSPs(description, _
public UrnCollection EnumMatchingSPs(
    string description,
    bool includeSystem
UrnCollection^ EnumMatchingSPs(
    String^ description, 
    bool includeSystem
member EnumMatchingSPs : 
        description:string * 
        includeSystem:bool -> UrnCollection
public function EnumMatchingSPs(
    description : String, 
    includeSystem : boolean
) : UrnCollection


  • description
    Type: System.String
    A String value that specifies the text to find a match for in the stored procedure definition.
  • includeSystem
    Type: System.Boolean
    A Boolean value that specifies whether to include system stored procedures in the returned list.If True, system stored procedures are included. Otherwise, False.

Return Value

Type: Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.UrnCollection
A UrnCollection object value that contains a list of matching stored procedures for the database.


The stored procedure is defined in the TextBody property. It is the text in the TextBody property that is compared to the value in the description parameter.

See Also


Database Class

EnumMatchingSPs Overload

Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo Namespace

Other Resources

Working with Database Objects

Creating, Altering, and Removing Stored Procedures

Creating, Altering, and Removing Databases