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Temporarily disable all triggers on a SQL Server DB

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I need to disable all triggers temporarily on a SQL Server DB (2008) so I can run some insert scripts against it.   How can I do this with one statement?   I don't really feel like going through each individual trigger on 65 tables and disabling them.  Also, I need to know how to re-enable them when the scripts are done.   Thanks.
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--Disable all triggers
EXEC sp_MSforeachtable @command1="ALTER TABLE ? DISABLE TRIGGER ALL"

 
--Enable all triggers
EXEC sp_MSforeachtable @command1="ALTER TABLE ? ENABLE TRIGGER ALL"  
 
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Perfect!
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