HELP USER SQL Statement | Teradata Vantage - 17.00 - HELP USER - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
September 2020
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)

Displays the attributes, sorted by object name, for all tables, views, join indexes, hash indexes, SQL procedures, user-defined functions, and macros contained by the specified user.


You must either own the user or have at least one privilege on that user with one exception: HELP USER DBC does not require any privileges on user DBC.

Use the SHOW privilege to enable a user to perform HELP or SHOW requests only against a specified user.