sp_change_agent_profile (Transact-SQL)

APPLIES TO: yesSQL Server yesAzure SQL Database (Managed Instance only) noAzure Synapse Analytics (SQL DW) noParallel Data Warehouse

Changes a parameter of a replication agent profile stored in the MSagent_profiles (Transact-SQL) table. This stored procedure is executed at the Distributor on any database.

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions


sp_change_agent_profile [ @profile_id = ] profile_id   
        , [ @property = ] 'property'   
        , [ @value = ] 'value'   


[ @profile_id = ] profile_id Is the ID of the profile. profile_id is int, with no default.

[ @property = ] 'property' Is the name of the property. property is sysname, with no default.

[ @value = ] 'value' Is the new value of the property. value is nvarchar(3000), with no default.

This table describes the profile properties that can be changed.

Property Description
description Description for the profile.

Return Code Values

0 (success) or 1 (failure)


sp_change_agent_profile is used in all types of replication.


Only members of the sysadmin fixed server role can execute sp_change_agent_profile.

See Also

sp_add_agent_profile (Transact-SQL)
sp_drop_agent_profile (Transact-SQL)
sp_help_agent_profile (Transact-SQL)
System Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)