Rebuild Indexes (General Page)

Use this dialog box to rebuild an index. Using this dialog box is equivalent to running ALTER INDEX WITH REBUILD. When connected to SQL Server 2000, this dialog box is equivalent to running DBCC DBREINDEX. To access it, expand a table in Object Explorer, right-click Indexes ora specific index, and then click Rebuild or Rebuild All.

Index name

Displays the name of the selected index.

Table name

Displays the name of the table on which the index is defined.

Index type

Displays the type of the index: Clustered, Nonclustered, Spatial, or XML.

Total fragmentation

Displays the percent of fragmentation found in the index.


Displays the progress of the index reorganization operation.


Displays error messages produced during the operation.

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