Solved

Where to find MS SQL Transactions Log

Posted on 2009-07-12
3
368 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-12
I am developing an ASP.NET app with MS SQL database.  I want to know what are the queries that are sent to the DB from the ASP.NET app and be able to view them along with whatever parameters were passed.  I cannot figure out why a DataSource is not responding as I expect and want to know what is ASP.NET sending to the DB.

Where can I find such transaction log, and what tool do I use to view them.

Thanks,
0
Comment
Question by:gmhawash
3 Comments
 
LVL 75

Expert Comment

by:Anthony Perkins
ID: 24836287
It is not the transaction log.  You use MS SQL Server Profiler to view the actual queries sent.
0
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
rob_farley earned 250 total points
ID: 24837840
So... run Profiler - it's under "Performance Tools" in the Start Menu, under SQL Server 2005.

Then start a trace, connecting to your server. Best if you filter it to only connections from your web server. Grab the RPC:Completed and SQL:BatchCompleted events for a start - show all columns and tick what you're interested in seeing.

Now watch the commands come in. Stop it when you've seen enough, as it can cause a performance hit.

Rob
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:gmhawash
ID: 31602645
Thank you for the help.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: ZipGrep

ZipGrep is a utility that can list and search zip (.war, .ear, .jar, etc) archives for text patterns, without the need to extract the archive's contents.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way to say thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Calibrating x & y screen  pixel coordinates 1 39
Rdp printing 5 23
Supermicro 91 error 8 36
SSRS: Why is Visual Studio stripping these properties? 2 21
I use more than 1 computer in my office for various reasons. Multiple keyboards and mice take up more than just extra space, they make working a little more complicated. Using one mouse and keyboard for all of my computers makes life easier. This co…
Developer portfolios can be a bit of an enigma—how do you present yourself to employers without burying them in lines of code?  A modern portfolio is more than just work samples, it’s also a statement of how you work.
The viewer will learn how to set up a document for the web and print and the recommended PPI for printing.
The viewer will learn how to create multiple layers to apply various filters and how to delete areas from each layer’s filter.

860 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question