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DTAInput Element (DTA)

Contains the definition of XML input for Database Engine Tuning Advisor.

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Characteristics Description

Data type and length


Default value



Optional once per DTAXML element.

This element is the root of the Database Engine Tuning Advisor input schema hierarchy. Input to Database Engine Tuning Advisor can be arguments that specify the servers whose databases you want to tune, workloads, tuning options, or a user-specified configuration.

For a usage example of the DTAInput element, see Simple XML Input File Sample (DTA).