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Display Names and Locations of SQL Database Files and DB Owners

By Charles Brinkman,

As part of maintaining shared development servers, I frequently check that users aren’t placing SQL database files in places where they shouldn’t be (restricting this through the file system isn't practical since this is a sandbox).   I came up with the script below which displays the names of all of the SQL databases on a SQL Server instance, their data and transaction log files, their owner, and their physical location. I hope that this will be helpful to anyone who finds themselves in a similar situation.

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