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In Sql Server 2008,

Our database uses an extended properties. We noticed that a user that does not have the sysadmin role cannot read any extended properties.

What access should be granted to allow a user that has the public role to read the extended properties?

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If they have been granted Select rights on the table they should have read rights on the extended properties.

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