Deploying Refactoring Changes to a Database
When you work in Microsoft Visual Studio Team Edition for Database Professionals, you change an offline representation of the database. To commit those changes to a live database, you must build and deploy the database project.
In This Section
- How to: Deploy Database Refactoring Changes
Lists the steps to set deployment properties for a refactored database project, build the project, and then deploy the project.
- Walkthrough: Deploying Database Refactoring Changes
Walks you through the process of setting deployment properties for a refactored database project, building the project, and then deploying the project. You also compare the live database before and after deployment by using Server Explorer.
- Refactoring Databases
Contains links to information about refactoring databases, which includes renaming database objects, and refactoring databases in a team environment.
- Protecting Data during a Renaming Operation
Discusses options to prevent possible data loss when you rename a database object.