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  1. sql search remembers database filter selection for each server

    when selecting a server, sql search should remember which databases on that server you last searched.
    I often want to just search 5 db's on the 1 server, and re-selecting them each time i open search is annoying. (the selection gets forgotten when you search on a different search, or close the window)

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      • On servers with many databases SQL Search 2 causes system.OutOfMemoryExecption

        Not have it bomb, my memory usage can go up to500 to 750 MB

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        • Support for synonyms

          Please add support for synonyms

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          • Performance test for the current statement (or selection)

            Run the statement X times and show the performance results and average.

            So one can see if small changes within an statement lead to improvements!

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            • Background indexing process

              indexing can a lot of time on large databases

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              • Ability to search Foreign Keys for NOCHECK

                Sometimes NOCHECK sneaks into Foreign Keys when they are regenerated with certain tools (AKA scripting a DROP CREATE in SSMS). It would be nice if we could search for attributes of the Foreign Keys or other Indexes.

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                • SQL Search needs to search all procs and return all results.

                  SQL Search needs to search all procs and return all results. If I enter a word I expect ALL procs with that word in the title to appear in the results, not just half of them. Not useful at all. Going back to using SSMS filters.

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                  • Default object filter (ignore jobs, constraints, triggers, and other...but include tables, sprocs, views, functions). EVERY time I start se

                    Default objects filter (ignore jobs, constraints, triggers, and other...but include tables, sprocs, views, functions). EVERY time I start search I have to turn off the objects I don't want (and RARELY want).

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                    • Most Recent Searches drop down

                      Search text box to be a drop-down showing MRU (Most Recently Used) searches

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                      • SQL Search from the command line should be possible

                        SQL Search from the command line should be possible

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                        • Filtering lists need two extra actions: 'Select All' and 'Deselect All' for faster filtering

                          Filtering lists need two extra actions: 'Select All' and 'Deselect All' for faster filtering

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                          • jump to search text

                            In the old version, the display window of the selected object would jump right to the instance of the search term. Version 2 does not do this, it makes it less useful than the old version.

                            I looked to see if it was an optional feature, but I couldn't find any options to adjust.

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                              • MS_Description

                                Search table extened properties in MS_Description content.

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                                • The search grid needs to be easier to refresh after changes have been made to objects.

                                  The search grid needs to be easier to refresh after changes have been made to objects.

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                                  • Add Extended Properties

                                    We are starting to use Extended Properties on our objects more frequently. It would be great if SQL Search could be expanded to include searching them for a value/string.

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                                    • Script results so we can easily replace text/columns/code in large amounts of tables/views/sprocs and even across databases

                                      In search result windows , multiselect is possible. On right click give option to script out selected objects.

                                      Workaround i use for now:
                                      What i usually do is open sql compare alongside and then select results from a single database and compare them to an empty database, script all out, and then replace create statements with alter.

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                                      • Show which columns are part of PK

                                        When highlighting a table in the upper pane of SQL Search, you now show the Column names and their data type in the lower pane. Could you please add an additional column that notates if a column is part of the PK? That would be very helpful.

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                                        • select rows only from resultset

                                          Let us Select for example Tables only (colums from the Resultset). Because sometimes u are looking for a column and u wanna check each table u find in another query.

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