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sp_helptext does not allow : sp_helptext OtherDB.dbo.spSelT - SQL Server

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Hi,

I have my stored procedure "spSelT" in "OtherDB" database. And now i cannot able to write:

sp_helptext OtherDB.dbo.spSelT

Is there any way that i can wite like above ? Modify the above command if needed.

And if i want to do for other than "dbo" schema then how to write it ?

sp_helptext dbo.spSelTest  // returns error

Please provide the command for that also.

Thanks
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Question by:milani_lucie
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Try putting your database and schema before sp_helptext like this.

EXECUTE OtherDB.dbo.sp_helptext 'spSelT'

Greg

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Also to answer your second question, put the object inside single quotes.

Greg

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