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  1. Search on Azure Datawarehouse

    SQL Search works on Azure Databases, but not on Azure DataWarehouses.
    Hope some other users world like to enable this feature too.

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    • temporal

      Redgate search can find Temporal Tables, but double-clicking the result is unable to locate it in the SSMS object explorer. Presumably this is because the Object Explorer has a suffix of (System-Versioned) in the name.

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        • Show in results window each location of matching text with ability to jump to next found match (like search feature in SSMS)

          Similar to SSMS now where it highlights the side bar with each instance of the matched string, in the results window show me each instance that text was found.
          Also like the SSMS find feature, allow me to jump to each instance of the matching text within the page.

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          • Send to a PowerShell as a variable

            When selecting multiple objects, on the right-click menu, allow the user to send the list of results to the clipboard as an array/variable they can then use in PowerShell to iterate over with whatever command they desire.

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            • Disable usage reporting

              During installation, I cleared the option to send usage statistics back to RedGate.

              So imagine my surprise when the log file shows multiple "Usage reporting request made to" events!

              Respect your users' selections - if I choose not to submit usage reports, DO NOT SUBMIT USAGE REPORTS!

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              • One Index folder for all user on a multi user DB server to reduce space requirement

                On a DB server that is accessed by more than one user all user have their own index folder in the %USERPROFILE tree. Would it be possible to have one single folder for all user to reduce space requirements?

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                • Export list of objects results in a search, to txt file o allow copy to clipboard the column with the objects name.

                  Export list of objects results in a search, to txt file o allow copy to clipboard the column with the objects name.

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                    1 comment  ·  Data search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                    • Offer configuration of used font: on high DPI displays, the font (probably system font) is way too small. (windows global scaling is no opt)

                      Offer configuration of used font: on high DPI displays, the font (probably system font) is way too small. (windows global scaling is no option as it breaks other things in GUI)

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                      • Allow multiple column sorting in results screen. Would like the ability to sort more than one column (i.e. sort database, type, object name)

                        Allow multiple column sorting in results screen. Would like the ability to sort more than one column (i.e. sort database, type, object name). Also allow each sort to be ascending/descending. In the example above sort database (ascending), type (descending) and object name (ascending).

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                        • Export result set to SQL script

                          It would be useful to be able to export result set of SQL Search to a SQL script file (or any other format).

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                          • Customizable tab size in Preview Results

                            When viewed in the Preview Results, SQL Search uses a tab size of 6 in the formating of the item (view, stored procedure, etc.). Could the value of the tab size be configurable? Or better, have them obtained from the calling application (SSMS, Visual Studio) from the proper setting? It would much more enjoyable when rapidly consulting various items and improve on your already great product.

                            Thanks

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                            • Major KNOWN Issue --- Stop requiring product to login to all databases on server

                              The product requires you to have at least read access to all databases on provided server... because when the product opens... and db access is lacking... then USER is failing login attempts on PRODUCTION SERVERS to which user has no access. This creates GREAT FRUSTRATION for DBA and AUDITing groups.

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                              • have a way to remove rows for a search result that is determined to be irrelevant

                                have a way to remove rows for a search result that is determined to be irrelevant

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                                • Ability to stop a reindex process

                                  I have several servers with 30+ databases in each. Whenever I attempt to search for some code and the default is "All databases", the search continues for a few minutes. I need the ability to cancel the automatic reindex, or to prevent automatic reindexing when the default "All databases" is selected.

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                                    • search on data type

                                      It would be nice to add a search on the data type

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                                      • automatic re-index

                                        re-index operation must be configurable. I had a big problem yesterday because I copied the source code from your UI and it was an old version. After re-indexing I got an updated version of the stored procedure. I was a big problem because I replaced a newest version on my server with an old one got from you UI.

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                                          1 comment  ·  Data search  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • automatic re-index

                                          re-index operation must be configurable. I had a big problem yesterday because I copied the source code from your UI and it was an old version. After re-indexing I got an updated version of the stored procedure. I was a big problem because I replaced a newest version on my server with an old one got from you UI.

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