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SQL Script to find the databases size

By | January 20, 2015

Sometimes we need to find out the size of the database on a server. Below SQL Scripts can be used to find out the size of all the databases created on the server.  ;WITH DBSize (SqlServerInstanceName, DatabaseName, DatabaseSize, DBLogSize, TotalDBSize) AS (   SELECT      @@SERVERNAME SqlServerInstanceName,             db.name AS… Read More »

T-SQL script to find the growth size of database files

By | January 9, 2015

Below query can be used to see the growth size of database files. DECLARE @filename NVARCHAR(1000); DECLARE @bc INT; DECLARE @ec INT; DECLARE @bfn VARCHAR(1000); DECLARE @efn VARCHAR(10); — Get the name of the current default trace SELECT @filename = CAST(value AS NVARCHAR(1000)) FROM ::fn_trace_getinfo(DEFAULT) WHERE traceid = 1 AND property = 2; — rip… Read More »

T-SQL script to find the highly populated tables in database

By | January 9, 2015

Sometimes we need to check which tables of our database is highly populated. Below is the T-SQL Script which we can use to find out that. SELECT      t.NAME AS TableName,     i.name as indexName,     sum(p.rows) as RowCounts,     sum(a.total_pages) as TotalPages,      sum(a.used_pages) as UsedPages,      sum(a.data_pages)… Read More »

SQL Script to find the last executed commands on the SQl Server

By | January 8, 2015

Sometimes we needs to find out the last executed commands on the database server.  Below is the SQL script share by one of my friend Ken Watson to find out the last executed queries. SELECT usecounts, cacheobjtype, objtype, text  FROM sys.dm_exec_cached_plans  CROSS APPLY sys.dm_exec_sql_text(plan_handle)  WHERE usecounts > 1  ORDER BY usecounts DESC;  About Ken He… Read More »

Script to find the Fragmentation of indexes

By | January 4, 2015

Script to find the Fragmentation in Indexes In my previous articles, Fragmentation in SQL Server and Rebuild And Reorganization of Indexes , we talk in detail about Index fragmentation and rebuild or reorganize the indexes. Below is the SQL script which we can use to find the Fragmentation in Indexes created on the database. SELECT OBJECT_NAME(OBJECT_ID), index_id,index_type_desc,index_level,… Read More »