The sys.trace_events catalog view contains a list of all SQL trace events. These trace events do not change for a given version of the SQL Server Database Engine.
For more information about these trace events, see SQL Server Event Class Reference.
|Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through current version).|
|Column name||Data type||Description|
|trace_event_id||smallint||Unique ID of the event. This column is also in the sys.trace_event_bindings and sys.trace_subclass_values catalog views.|
|category_id||smallint||Category ID of the event. This column is also in the sys.trace_categories catalog view.|
|name||nvarchar(128)||Unique name of this event. This parameter is not localized.|
The visibility of the metadata in catalog views is limited to securables that a user either owns or on which the user has been granted some permission. For more information, see Metadata Visibility Configuration.
Object Catalog Views (Transact-SQL)