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Change an Entity Name

Change an Entity Name (Master Data Services)


Applies To: SQL Server 2016 Preview

In Master Data Services, you can change the name of an entity.


The names of the associated staging tables will not be updated.


To perform this procedure:

To change an entity name

  1. In Master Data Services, click System Administration.

  2. On the Model View page, from the menu bar, point to Manage and click Entities.

  3. On the Entity Maintenance page, from the Model list, select a model.

  4. Click the row for the entity with the name you want to change.

  5. Click Edit selected entity.

  6. In the Entity name box, type the updated name of the entity.

  7. Click Save entity.

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