Shortcut: Disable certificate revocation checking to start SSMS faster

added by DotNetKicks
9/20/2018 1:38:03 PM

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If you have ever started SQL Server Management Studio in an isolated environment (ie: one with no external Internet connectivity), you'll find that it's slower to start. That's because SQL Server uses signed assemblies, and whenever an application with signed assemblies starts, it needs to check whether or not the certificate that they were signed ...