sys.sp_cdc_drop_job (Transact-SQL)


Removes a change data capture cleanup or capture job for the current database from msdb.

Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through current version).

Topic link icon Transact-SQL Syntax Conventions

sys.sp_cdc_drop_job [ [ @job_type = ] 'job_type' ]  

[ @job_type= ] 'job_type'
Type of job to remove. job_type is nvarchar(20) and cannot be NULL. Valid inputs are 'capture' and 'cleanup'.

0 (success) or 1 (failure)


sp_cdc_drop_job is called internally by sys.sp_cdc_disable_db.

Requires membership in the db_owner fixed database role.

The following example removes the cleanup job for the AdventureWorks2012 database.

USE AdventureWorks2012;  
EXEC sys.sp_cdc_drop_job @job_type = N'cleanup';  

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