FILEGROUP_NAME (Transact-SQL)

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

Returns the filegroup name for the specified filegroup identification (ID) number.

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions

Syntax


FILEGROUP_NAME ( filegroup_id )   

Arguments

filegroup_id
Is the filegroup ID number for which to return the filegroup name. filegroup_id is smallint.

Return Types

nvarchar(128)

Remarks

filegroup_id corresponds to the data_space_id column in the sys.filegroups catalog view.

Examples

The following example returns the filegroup name for the filegroup ID 1 in the AdventureWorks2012 database.


SELECT FILEGROUP_NAME(1) AS [Filegroup Name];  
GO  

Here is the result set.

Filegroup Name   
-----------------------  
PRIMARY  

(1 row(s) affected)  

See Also

Metadata Functions (Transact-SQL)
SELECT (Transact-SQL)
sys.filegroups (Transact-SQL)