SQL Search 2

SQL Search 2.3 release notes

Version 2.3.10 - integrated into Visual Studio 2017 RTM and published on VS Marketplace


  • Added support for VS 2015

Version 2.3.9 - integrated into Visual Studio 2017 RC4

No functionality changes over 2.3.8

Version 2.3.8 - for SSMS February 2nd, 2017


  • Improved sorting of search results, including stable sorting and correct ordering of jobs
  • (VS only) There is now a 28-day grace period before sign-in with Redgate ID is required


  • SDI-705 The indexer's database connections are closed as soon as indexing is finished.
  • SDI-707 Database/server is now pre-selected based on current selection in Object Explorer
  • No longer indexes databases before the SQL Search tab is opened.

Versions 2.3.4 through 2.3.7 were integration builds and are not for general release.

Version 2.3.3 - integrated into Visual Studio 2017 RC3


  • This version is feature-equivalent with 2.3.2 

Version 2.3.2 - January 5th, 2017


  • SDI-587 Will no longer try to index/search offline databases

  • SDI-681/8/91 Will no longer try to continually re-index a database if a user does not have
    permission to access that database

  • More conservative feature usage reporting

  • Disables 'Show in Object Explorer' link for jobs when the SQL Server Agent not running

Version 2.3.1 - July 27th, 2016


  • No longer requires .NET 3.5 installed if .NET 4.0 is installed
  • New feature usage reporting. Opt in/out from Help > Help us improve our products...
  • Latest UI components

Version 2.3.0 - May 4th, 2016


  • Support for latest SSMS preview builds (based on VS2015 shell)
  • New product logo
  • New product switcher, accessible from the product logo in the top left corner

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