Wanted: More Object Explorer Filters

More often than not, I’ll expand the “Tables” folder in SQL Server Management Studio and browse the list to find whatever table or index I’m looking for. This works well in many situations, but when your database has over 20,000 tables, the results can be overwhelming! As your databases get larger and more complex, you may find yourself making use of features you previously didn’t need. For me, one of said features is filtering in SSMS object explorer. Filters to the rescue SSMS lets you create filters on certain parts of the object tree so you can see only what…
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