Applies to: SQL Server (all supported versions) Azure SQL Database Azure SQL Managed Instance Azure Synapse Analytics Analytics Platform System (PDW)
Contains a row for each view object, with sys.objects.type = V.
|Column name||Data type||Description|
|<inherited columns>||For a list of columns that this view inherits, see sys.objects (Transact-SQL)|
|is_replicated||bit||1 = View is replicated.|
|has_replication_filter||bit||1 = View has a replication filter.|
|has_opaque_metadata||bit||1 = VIEW_METADATA option specified for view. For more information, see CREATE VIEW (Transact-SQL).|
|has_unchecked_assembly_data||bit||1 = View contains persisted data that depends on an assembly whose definition changed during the last ALTER ASSEMBLY. Resets to 0 after the next successful DBCC CHECKDB or DBCC CHECKTABLE.|
|with_check_option||bit||1 = WITH CHECK OPTION was specified in the view definition.|
|is_date_correlation_view||bit||1 = View was created automatically by the system to store correlation information between datetime columns. Creation of this view was enabled by setting DATE_CORRELATION_OPTIMIZATION to ON.|
|ledger_view_type||tinyint||Applies to: Starting with SQL Server 2022 (16.x) Preview, Azure SQL Database.
The numeric value indicating if a view is a ledger view for an updatable ledger table.
0 = NON_LEDGER_VIEW
1 = LEDGER_VIEW
For more information on database ledger, see Ledger.
|ledger_view_type_desc||nvarchar(60)||Applies to: Starting with SQL Server 2022 (16.x) Preview, Azure SQL Database.
The text description of a value in the ledger_view_type column:
|is_dropped_ledger_view||bit||Applies to: Starting with SQL Server 2022 (16.x) Preview, Azure SQL Database.
Indicates a ledger view that has been dropped.
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.