SSMS add-ons

BIDS Helper 1.6 Beta released!

02 April 2012

A new version of this fantastic tool, used by Microsoft BI Stack developers, is out. Now it’s compatible with SQL Server 2012. In this post, Teo Lachev gives us more details. This is the project’s Home. Enjoy!

Running your SSMS client as a domain user even if you’re not in a domain

29 August 2011

I wonder if it is possible to use the SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) client on my machine with a specific domain user when my machine wasn’t in that domain. In fact, many developers use some SSMS add-ons installed on their machine (with appropriate licenses), which greatly simplify their daily work. For example, I’m a Red Gate SQL Prompt addicted , so it’d be convenient for me to work on customers’ SQL Server instances with this tool. After reading Davide Mauri’s post, a friend and collegue of mine, I created a batch file in order to specify a domain...