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EMS SQL Adminstrator for SQL Server version 1.3 released

We are pleased to announce the new minor version of EMS SQL Administrator - a brand new tool for efficient SQL Server administration. You can download the newest version of the software from the download page

What's new in SQL Administrator for SQL Server 1.3?

  1. Compare Server Configurations wizard is implemented. It allows saving to repository, comparing and restoring configuration of SQL Server. It is allowed to compare saved server configurations as well as configurations of two servers. Configuration includes the following: server information, server properties, server configuration options, database options, database files and filegroups, server and database principals, server and database object permissions.
  2. Added Register Servers form, which allows registering SQL Servers of local area network.
  3. In the Server Connection dialog of a query window it is possible to select the current database for query execution immediately. There is a list of recently selected databases.
  4. Query execution tool.
    • Added shortcuts Alt+key for some commands of the toolbar.
    • The list of non-reserved server words for highlighting and Code Completion is enlarged.
    • When editing file without server connection and when opening Code Completion the error "Object reference not set to an instance of an object" occurred. Fixed now.
  5. Wizards.
    • After each new start of the wizard log of operation execution result scrolls so that new execution data appear in the upper line of the window.
    • After loading a template, its file is blocked for editing. Fixed now.
  6. When opening the Maintenance plan editor from Alarm Summary and saving the error "Maintenance plan with 'XXX' name already exists" occurred. Fixed now.
  7. When opening Blob Editor of read-only query field, the upload from file button remained active. Fixed now.
  8. Permissions. It was impossible to revoke permissions set by the non-current user. Fixed now.
  9. Server Registration, Server Group, Windows and other dialogs. Added shortcuts Alt+key for focusing some dialog controls. (Shown after pressing Alt.)
  10. Windows dialog. Close button overlapped Help button. Fixed now.
  11. Backup wizard. When using apostrophe character (‘) in backup name, backup description, media set name, media set description fields and executing the error occurred. Fixed now.
  12. SQL Editor.
    • When deleting text from the end of the line till space, the space was also deleted. Fixed now.
    • Clicking the scrollbar to move page up did not work. Fixed now.
  13. Options dialog. The field where the software log file name is set now contains the open file button.
  14. Lots of other improvements and bug-fixes.

Hope you will enjoy working with our products!