sp_update_jobschedule (Transact-SQL)

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Changes the schedule settings for the specified job.

sp_update_jobschedule is provided for backward compatibility only.


For more information about syntax used in earlier versions of Microsoft SQL Server, see the Transact-SQL Referencefor Microsoft SQL Server 2000.


Job schedules can now be managed independently of jobs. To update a schedule, use sp_update_schedule.


By default, members of the sysadmin fixed server role can execute this stored procedure. Other users must be granted one of the following SQL Server Agent fixed database roles in the msdb database:

  • SQLAgentUserRole

  • SQLAgentReaderRole

  • SQLAgentOperatorRole

    For details about the permissions of these roles, see SQL Server Agent Fixed Database Roles.

    Only members of sysadmin can use this stored procedure to update job schedules that are owned by other users.

See Also

SQL Server Agent Stored Procedures (Transact-SQL)
sp_update_schedule (Transact-SQL)