Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Snippets Generator v1.0 - Stable Version Now Available!

I am very happy to announce that the first stable version of Snippets Generator for SQL Server 2012 is now available!

Do you need to create T-SQL snippets for your SQL Server 2012 instance? Snippets Generator is the tool for the job! And of course: it's free! A small gift from me to you, the Community, because you are just awesome! :-)

Using the tool is very simple: You just enter some meta-information, the T-SQL script, and Snippets Generator generates the snippet in the form of an XML file that can be imported in SQL Server 2012 Management Studio (SSMS).

Here's a screenshot of the tool:




































Snippets Generator is one of my CodePlex projects. The project was conceived in the end of 2010 and an alpha version was made available via a post on my blog in beginning 2011 for SQL Server 2012 CTP1.

In December 2011, I registered the project on CodePlex along with providing the beta version to the general public.

After some maturity time along with valuable feedback from you, today I am pleased to announce the first stable version of Snippets Generator for SQL Server 2012!

Prerequisites

  • .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 or later
  • Your creativity!!! :-)

You can download Snippets Generator v1.0 from here!

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Artemakis Artemiou is a Senior SQL Server Architect, Software Developer and Microsoft Data Platform MVP. He is also an author, regular blogger, president of Cyprus.NET User Group and CY Country leader of INETA-EU. He is also the creator of DBA Security Advisor and In-Memory OLTP Simulator. Artemakis is a frequent guest author of worldwide well-respected online journals where he writes articles focusing on many SQL Server topics.

Reference: The SQL Server and .NET Hub (http://www.sqlnethub.com)

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