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Tracing an Alert to Where It's Used

Posted on 2009-07-16
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[Sql Server 2005 SP2]

In my "Alerts" folder, I have an alert that I created once upon a time called "UserSettable1".

I cannot for the life of me remember why I created this, but I do believe that it was and is useful.  I think it's being used somewhere, by something.

How do I figure out what's using this alert, and how it's being used?

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Question by:bamapie
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by:Philip Pinnell
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I can only suggest scripting the whole database and doing a text search for the alert you are looking for.


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by:bamapie
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Andy, how would I do what you describe?
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Philip Pinnell earned 500 total points
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right click the database
then "tasks"
then "generate scripts"

This starts up a wizard where you select all the objects to script and where to put the output (file, new quey window,...)
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by:bamapie
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Sorry, Andy, for not grading this sooner.
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by:Philip Pinnell
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Thanks

No problem
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