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HEAP entires in sys.Indexes


HEAP entires in sys.Indexes

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Shadab Shah
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Indexes are either Clustered or Non-Clustered. Than why does the HEAP entries are shown in sys.indexes table?
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Because there has to be an entry in there for tables without clustered indexes. Heaps get an index id of 0.

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