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KB #240094: How to capture output of sp_n_enumfiles into a table

 

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Summary:
API sp_n_enumfiles gives a report of encrypted database files currently attached to SQL Server. This KB Article gives instructions on how to capture the result set into a table.

 

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The following example puts the result set of sp_n_enumfiles into a temporary table named #dbfiles and checks to see if any files containing the name ‘northwind’ are included

Create Table #dbfiles(dbfile varchar(128))
Insert #dbfiles EXEC sp_n_enumfiles
select dbfile from #dbfiles
IF EXISTS (SELECT dbfile FROM #dbfiles WHERE dbfile like '%northwind%') begin
select 'northwind found'
end
drop table #dbfiles
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