SQL: Developers - Please add an Application Name to your SQL Server connection strings !

added by DotNetKicks
1/2/2019 2:21:40 PM

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A pet dislike of mine is application developers creating connection strings, but without Application Names. That's painful because when you view the processes in SQL Server Activity Monitor, or look at commands in traces from SQL Server Profiler or Extended Events Profiler, you see this: If your connection just says .Net SqlClient Data Provider, no-one ...