DROP EVENT SESSION (Transact-SQL)

APPLIES TO: yesSQL Server noAzure SQL Database noAzure SQL Data Warehouse noParallel Data Warehouse

Drops an event session.

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Syntax

DROP EVENT SESSION event_session_name  
ON SERVER  

Arguments

event_session_name
Is the name of an existing event session.

Remarks

When you drop an event session, all configuration information, such as targets and session parameters, is completely removed.

Permissions

Requires the ALTER ANY EVENT SESSION permission.

Examples

The following example shows how to drop an event session.

DROP EVENT SESSION evt_spin_lock_diagnosis ON SERVER;
GO

See Also

CREATE EVENT SESSION (Transact-SQL)
ALTER EVENT SESSION (Transact-SQL)
sys.server_event_sessions (Transact-SQL)