FeatureSet Element (DTA)

Contains the physical design structures (indexes or indexed views) that you would like Database Engine Tuning Advisor to use during analysis.

Syntax


<DTAInput>  
...code removed...  
    <TuningOptions>  
      <FeatureSet>...</FeatureSet>  

Element Characteristics

Characteristic Description
Data type and length string, no maximum length.
Allowed values IDX_IV
Indexes and indexed views.

IDX
Indexes only.

IV
Indexed views only.

NCL_IDX
Nonclustered indexes only.

Use one of these values with this element.
Default value IDX
Occurrence Required once for each TuningOptions element, unless the DropOnlyMode element is used. If DropOnlyMode is used, you cannot use FeatureSet. These elements are mutually exclusive.

Element Relationships

Relationship Elements
Parent element TuningOptions Element (DTA)
Child elements None.

Example

For a usage example of this element, see the Simple XML Input File Sample (DTA).

See Also

XML Input File Reference (Database Engine Tuning Advisor)