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How to print table definition in SQL Server Management Studio

Posted on 2010-11-28
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Is there a way to print a table definition in SQL Server Management Studio?  I am using SQLExpress 2008.  I can print the tables in my database by going to DatabaseDiagrams, but it does not give me the type of the field or the length.

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by:Deepak Lakkad
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Hi

You can do it in following manner

- Open Table in Modify Mode
- Select All Columns
- Click Edit > Copy
- Paste the Content to Ms Word or Other Editor
- Take print of the document


Deepak Lakkad


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joriszwaenepoel earned 500 total points
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Open the diagram, right-click a table, click "Table View" (the first item in the context menu), then select how you want to display that table.  There are several options, but "Standard" is probably what you want.

Hope this helps,

Joris
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Thank you!!
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