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cannot drop function because it is being referenced by object in sql server


cannot drop function because it is being referenced by object in sql server

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cannot drop function because it is being referenced by object in sql server


Plz give me the solution with brief explanation
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Another object is referencing your function. For example another function or stored procedure is using the function you want to drop. If you would drop it, it would break the other function.

You either have to change the other object, or drop it first.


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ANY ANOTHER ALTER WAY WITH OUT DROP THE OBJECT.......
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It seems your caps lock is broken.

This thread lists some solutions to find the object that is referencing your function:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3681291/find-all-references-to-an-object-in-an-sql-server-database

Find it and alter the code so that it stops referencing your function.


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exec sp_help 'procedure name'


and check the output
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