OLE Automation Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)

Applies to: yesSQL Server (all supported versions)

SQL Server supports the following system stored procedures that allow OLE Automation objects to be used within a Transact-SQL batch. By default, SQL Server blocks access to OLE Automation stored procedures because this component is turned off as part of the security configuration for this server. A system administrator can enable access to OLE Automation procedures by using sp_configure. For more information, see Surface Area Configuration.

See Also

System Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)
Ole Automation Procedures Server Configuration Option