Hi please go to view sql server object explorer or if it is not visible there try view other windows sql server object explorer as this window isn t shown by default. We can open this window by going to view.
Create update delete objects using table designer.
How to get object explorer in sql server 2012. In visual studio 2012 we can connect to a database using server explorer or sql server object explorer. Using this explorer we can perform. Object explorer details can be used to navigate through folders and objects on your sql server instance.
Object explorer is visible in management studio by default. Voiceover in this video i though i d look at some of the ways you could open the sql server object explorer currently i have it open and i ve got it set as a tab document in the center of the screen earlier in the course i moved it here by right clicking on it when it was over here as a tab inside the server explorer let me put it back there choosing dock i can put it. The first way to open the object explorer is to use the view menu.
The first time you run ssms the connect to server window opens. Configuring object explorer options to configure the object explorer settings on the tools menu click options and then click sql server object explorer. On 32 bit operating systems object explorer can only display 64 000 objects.
The object explorer detail pane shows detailed information about an object that you have selected in object explorer. Object explorer provides a hierarchical user interface to view and manage the objects in each instance of sql server. The capabilities of object explorer vary slightly depending on the type of server but generally.
The information displayed depends on the object you have selected in the object explorer. Clone an existing database. Connection to and browsing various objects like tables views functions and so on.
If it doesn t open you can open it manually by selecting object explorer connect database engine. An icon must be selected to access additional objects. The object explorer details pane presents a tabular view of instance objects and the capability to search for specific objects.
Object explorer details includes a toolbar which contains the icons described in the following table. If you cannot find it check help about microsoft visual studio and verify that sql server data tools are included in the installed products list. In the connect to server window follow the list below.
If you cannot see object explorer on the view menu click object explorer. Start sql server management studio. You can open the object explorer details pane two different ways.