Applies To: SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016 Preview
Removes an operator.
Applies to: SQL Server (SQL Server 2008 through current version).
- [ @name = ] 'name'
The name of the operator to delete. name is sysname, with no default.
- [ @reassign_to_operator = ] 'reassign_operator'
The name of an operator to whom the specified operator's alerts can be reassigned. reassign_operator is sysname, with a default of NULL.
0 (success) or 1 (failure)
When an operator is removed, all the notifications associated with the operator are also removed.
Members of the sysadmin fixed server role can execute sp_delete_operator.
The following example deletes operator François Ajenstat.
USE msdb ; GO EXEC sp_delete_operator @name = 'François Ajenstat' ; GO