Shortcut: Sharing query plans in SQL Server Management Studio

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12/20/2018 1:14:14 PM

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Currently, SQL Server query plans are stored as XML. You can see what they look like by right-clicking in any query plan in SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS), and clicking Show Execution Plan XML: That will return a whole bunch of XML like this: It's important to understand that when SSMS is showing a graphical ...