sp_linkedservers (Transact-SQL)

THIS TOPIC APPLIES TO:yesSQL Server (starting with 2008)noAzure SQL DatabasenoAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

Returns the list of linked servers defined in the local server.

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions

Syntax


sp_linkedservers  

Return Code Values

0 (success) or a nonzero number (failure)

Result Sets

Column name Data type Description
SRV_NAME sysname Name of the linked server.
SRV_PROVIDERNAME nvarchar(128) Friendly name of the OLE DB provider managing access to the specified linked server.
SRV_PRODUCT nvarchar(128) Product name of the linked server.
SRV_DATASOURCE nvarchar(4000) OLE DB data source property corresponding to the specified linked server.
SRV_PROVIDERSTRING nvarchar(4000) OLE DB provider string property corresponding to the linked server.
SRV_LOCATION nvarchar(4000) OLE DB location property corresponding to the specified linked server.
SRV_CAT sysname OLE DB catalog property corresponding to the specified linked server.

Permissions

Requires SELECT permission on the schema.

See Also

sp_catalogs (Transact-SQL)
sp_column_privileges (Transact-SQL)
sp_columns_ex (Transact-SQL)
sp_foreignkeys (Transact-SQL)
sp_indexes (Transact-SQL)
sp_primarykeys (Transact-SQL)
sp_table_privileges (Transact-SQL)
sp_tables_ex (Transact-SQL)
System Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)
Distributed Queries Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)