sp_getmergedeletetype (Transact-SQL)

Returns the type of merge delete. This stored procedure is executed at the Publisher on the publication database or at the Subscriber on the subscription database.

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sp_getmergedeletetype [ @source_object = ] 'source_object', [ @rowguid =] 'rowguid', [ @delete_type=] delete_type OUTPUT

[ @source_object =] 'source_object'

Is the name of the source object. source_object is nvarchar(386), with no default.

[ @rowguid=] 'rowguid'

Is the row identifier for the delete type. rowguid is uniqueidentifier, with no default.

[ @delete_type=] delete_type OUTPUT

Is the code indicating the type of delete. delete_type is int, with no default. delete_type is also an OUTPUT parameter, and can be one of these values.

Value Description


User delete


Partial delete


System delete

sp_getmergedeletetype is used in merge replication.

Only members of the sysadmin fixed server role or the db_owner fixed database role can execute sp_getmergedeletetype.

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