Returns the list of columns in the specified table or view article for a merge publication. Because stored procedures do not have columns, this stored procedure returns an error if a stored procedure is specified as the article. This stored procedure is executed at the Publisher on the publication database.
sp_helpmergearticlecolumn [ @publication = ] 'publication' ] , [ @article= ] 'article' ]
[ @publication = ] 'publication'
Is the name of the publication.publication is sysname, with no default.
[ @article = ] 'article'
Is the name of a table or view that is the article to retrieve information on.article is sysname, with no default.
|Column name||Data type||Description|
|column_id||sysname||Identifies the column.|
|column_name||sysname||Is the name of the column for a table or view.|
|published||bit||Specifies if the column name is published.
1 specifies that the column is being published.
0 specifies that it is not published.
Return Code Values
0 (success) or 1 (failure)
sp_helpmergearticlecolumn is used in merge replication.
Only members of the replmonitor fixed database role in the distribution database or the publication access list for the publication can execute sp_helpmergearticlecolumn.