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Deploying Refactoring Changes to a Database

Visual Studio 2005

When you work in Microsoft Visual Studio Team Edition for Database Professionals, you change an offline representation of the database. To commit those changes to a live database, you must build and deploy the database project. 

In This Section

How to: Deploy Database Refactoring Changes

Lists the steps to set deployment properties for a refactored database project, build the project, and then deploy the project.

Walkthrough: Deploying Database Refactoring Changes

Walks you through the process of setting deployment properties for a refactored database project, building the project, and then deploying the project. You also compare the live database before and after deployment by using Server Explorer.

Related Sections

Refactoring Databases

Contains links to information about refactoring databases, which includes renaming database objects, and refactoring databases in a team environment.

Protecting Data during a Renaming Operation

Discusses options to prevent possible data loss when you rename a database object.