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  1. option to ignore comments when searching for a string.
    I need to search for SP having "with" statements and its picking up tons of SP with the word "with" in comments

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  2. On my server there are dozens of databases, each project encompasses several at a time. It would be nice to save groupings of databases so that I can select multiple databases that are relevant for a particular project without sifting through a long checklist picking specific databases.

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  3. We have over 200 tables and over 1000 stored procedures. I often need to search on two words. The current "Match whole words only" literally searches for "this word", but I often need it to search for all objects that have exactly "this" and "word". When I search try without the "Match whole words only", I end up with a LOT of results that have words that are similar to "this" and "word", but aren't an exact match.
    I've also tinkered with the wildcards, but that only seems to apply to on character at a time. Maybe I'm doing something…

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  4. Having the search start automatically with all database is frustrating when you have hundreds of databases on an instance.
    You should be able to initiate the search when you're ready, or stop the one that is currently running.

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  5. Currently, SQL Search does not show precision and scale for numeric/decimal data types. I erroneously thought a column was defined without those specified when I say the SQL Search results for a table I was looking at.

    Please add precision and scale for decimal/numeric columns to the create table display

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  6. As VS 2019 Preview is out, we have still been waiting for VS 2019 support

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  7. Please provide "Check For Update" option for "SQL Search" in its help menu separately

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  8. Please add support fpr COLOR THEME'S

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  9. I would like to be able to use the found objects in other programs (e.g. my text processor/notepad/email)

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  10. Allow multiple searches in many search tabs.
    I want to search two different things and have the search results side-by-side.

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  11. 3 votes
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  12. When showing results on a table definition, show the nullability defined for it as well as any default value. Now, I see three columns: name, datatype and computed value. Please add two more: Null and Default, preferably in the order: Name, Type, Nullable, Computed, Default

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  13. When Displaying the search results that match a table column, include default value and nullable in the results.

    Additionally allow Select object in Object Explorer to select the matched column.

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  14. It would be useful to have the option to exclude disabled jobs from the search.

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  15. Would be good that SQL Search authenticated through Azure Active Directory, so I could release this tool to many users on my Azure SQL Databases.
    If not possible, would be nice to choose which SQL account to authenticate instead of my current account.

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  16. When SQL Search finds synonyms, they're only labeled as "other". Please label them Synonyms and show the definition in the bottom panel

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  17. Sometimes when server is changed it automatically starts Reindex for all databases. Even if one database was selected later, it continue re-indexing and it could be very long. Is it possible to add Stop Reindex button to stop the process?

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  18. It would be very beneficial if I could search for objects with a certain schema across the databases I choose. I.e. SQL Search trigger on letter-sequences in schema names, just as in table or column names.

    As it is, I can only find those objects if they are referenced elsewhere with their schema given (e.g. a stored procedure or a view will give me a hint that a schema exists in a database in a galaxy, far, far away).

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  19. Please could you put the "Exact Match" feature back, it was very useful.

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  20. When I do a search, the results pane that contains the text of the object I currently have selected will highlight the search term within the text, but if the object has a large amount of text, I need to scroll and find it. A notch on the scrollbar, like what Google Chrome does with a find-on-page Ctrl+F search, will help with zeroing in on the term within the object's text.

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