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Refactor a database object

Refactor a database object: Visual Studio Essential Training: 11 Data Tools
Refactor a database object: Visual Studio Essential Training: 11 Data Tools

Change a field name in a SQL Server data table can have wide ranging consequences. Any view or stored procedure that references that field by name will fail unless it is updated to reflect the new name. This video looks at the SQL Server Data Tools name refactor tool and shows how it can find all the affected items. See how to use the preview screen to analyze the pending changes before approving the rename.

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Skill Level Beginner
3h 15m
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Q: This course was updated on 08/23/2017. What changed?

A: The following topics were updated: installing the SSDT features and why LocalDB is essential for developers.

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Development Tools Developer Visual Studio

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