Tag Archives: SSMS

The Separation of Tools

I’ve got a question for you today. Is it better to have SSMS and ADS available as separate downloads? If you installed SQL Server prior to 2017 (the year, not the version), you had the option to add Management Studio … Continue reading

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Quick SSMS Tip: Map Mode for Code–#SQLNewBlogger

Another post for me that is simple and hopefully serves as an example for people trying to get blogging as #SQLNewBloggers. In recent versions of SSMS, there’s been an addition to the query windows that I find helpful and useful. … Continue reading

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Where are Sequences?–#SQLNewBlogger

Another post for me that is simple and hopefully serves as an example for people trying to get blogging as #SQLNewBloggers. I created a few sequence objects lately to test some things. Since I tended to create and use these, … Continue reading

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Server Side SSMS

SSMS is a large monolithic application built on the Visual Studio shell. It’s slow to start, heavyweight, resource intensive, and can be a resource hog. It’s also indispensable for many SQL Server DBAs. I grew up using various SQL Server … Continue reading

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