Display Execution plan on SQL 2008 R2

Any idea how to display the actual execution plan on SQL 2008 R2 ? I have clicked the "Include Actual Execution Plan" icon under SQL Management Studio but  can't see any execution plan after running the query.

Attached is the estimated execution plan for a query. Base on the information, does it mean it use index rather than table scan. What will it be displayed if the query use Table scan to retrieve the result ? How can I tell from the execution plan result whether the query is efficient or not.

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You should have an extra tab called "execution plan" after the query has finished running
Yes it is scanning the index not the table. If there were no index it would show table scan.
Here is a good article on understanding them.
Be aware that any advice given for index creation/tuning will be based on the query/workload supplied and does not take other factors into consideration such as who/what else is using the tables and the ratio of queries to data modification

Table Scan will look like this:table scan image
It is preferable when providing execution plans to use XML
see: Save an Execution Plan in XML Format

and attach as a .sqlplan file (it's an allowed suffix at EE)

If you don't already have it there is a free utility for reading execution plans  that is well worth the effort!
(there is also a pro version, but I'm happy with the freebie)

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