sp_enumcustomresolvers (Transact-SQL)

APPLIES TO: YesSQL Server NoAzure SQL Database NoAzure Synapse Analytics (SQL DW) NoParallel Data Warehouse

Returns a list of all available business logic handlers and custom resolvers registered at the Distributor. This stored procedure is executed at the Publisher on any database.

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sp_enumcustomresolvers [ [ @distributor =] 'distributor']  


[ @distributor = ] 'distributor' Is the name of the Distributor where the custom resolver is located. distributor is sysname, with a default of NULL. This parameter is deprecated and will be removed in a future release.

Result Sets

Column name Data type Description
article_resolver nvarchar(255) Friendly name for the business logic handler or conflict resolver.
resolver_clsid nvarchar(50) Class ID (CLSID) of the COM-based resolver. For a business logic handler, this column returns a zero CLSID value.
is_dotnet_assembly bit Indicates whether the registration is for a business logic handler.

0 = COM-based conflict resolver

1 = business logic handler
dotnet_assembly_name nvarchar(255) The name of the Microsoft .NET Framework assembly that implements the business logic handler.
dotnet_class_name nvarchar(255) Is the name of the class that overrides BusinessLogicModule to implement the business logic handler.

Return Code Values

0 (success) or 1 (failure)


sp_enumcustomresolvers is used in merge replication.


Only members of the sysadmin fixed server role and the db_owner fixed database role can execute sp_enumcustomresolvers.

See Also

Implement a Business Logic Handler for a Merge Article
Implement a Custom Conflict Resolver for a Merge Article
sp_lookupcustomresolver (Transact-SQL)
sp_unregistercustomresolver (Transact-SQL)
System Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)