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Reverse engineer and denerate DDLs from SQL Server 2008  objects

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Are there any stored procedures or system views in SQL server 2008  that provide a way for you to generate DDL for SQL Server objects? sp_help or manually generating DDL from right clicking the tables is not just helping.  
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Yeah, so that is one of the main pains for me...that SSMS doesn't provide OBJECT_DEFINITION functionality for tables.  

I wrote an article on how you can script this out...hope it helps.

http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/datacenter/?p=431
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i have written a SP that loops through all the objects and fire the sp_help_text and give all the DDLs at the end. please let me know if that helps.
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Thanks for your help.
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