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Hi,

I want to search a word in all stored procedure and create the list of stored procedures where that word exists. I am done with that but one more scenario added to that is that only search those stored procedure where that word is present in an uncommented lines only (exclude those stored procedures where that word present in commented lines).

Is this possible?

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I think that is a going to be very complicated. When the line is commented using "--" you are able to match it with "AND NOT LIKE '%--%' ". But when the line is commented using the "/*...*/" block, the comment string doesn't have to be in the same line as the search string.
You probably have to build logic to
first: get the complete text
second: remove all commented text (both between /* ... */ and between -- ... line-end)
finally: search for the searchstring in the remaining text.

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Yes, its a bit complicated thing....
I have around 1k procedures and if follow thats steps its going to be like a summer vacation home work :-P

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Doing that with t-sql is likely to only be close at best. Have you tried using SQL Search?

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Yes, use SQL Search (it's free I think) as you're just rewriting that functionality really

EDIT: Even SQL Search doesn't check whether the searc string is commented or not.
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SQL Search is free and it is from our sponsors RedGate. :-P

It is an invaluable tool that belongs in everyones tool box.

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Thanks..
I wil donwlaod it and work on it :-P

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