SQL Server Profiler - Find Dialog Box

SQL Server Profiler - Find Dialog Box

Updated: 17 July 2006

Use the Find dialog box to search a trace for specific characters or words. To cancel a search in progress, press ESC.

To open this dialog box in SQL Server Profiler, on the Edit menu, click Find.

Find what

Enter the text that you want to search for. The search matches any string containing the specified string. For example, searching for "Completed" matches "SQL:BatchCompleted." Wild card characters (*, ?, etc.) are not supported.

Search in column

Click a data column to search, or click <All columns> to search all the data columns in the trace.

Match case

Finds text that has the same case as the Find what box. Clear this check box to find examples in the trace that are in both uppercase and lowercase text characters.

Match whole word

Restricts the search to entire words. Clear the Match whole word check box to search for characters within a word.

Find Next

Finds the next example of the characters in the Find what box.

Find Previous

Searches backwards in the trace, to find the previous example of the characters in the Find what box.

Release History

17 July 2006

New content:

Added information about wild card characters not being supported by the Find what box search.

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