I was able to resolve the issue by killing all queries open to the database and shutting down SSMS, when I came back - it worked fine. Before just bringing the SSMS down didn't solve the issue.
It was only one view that had the problem. So I don't know why it was locking up.
If that's true, then you may have a much larger problem... something was keeping the view open in a long winded transaction. You should try this again, find out what is causing the blocking, and fix it.
is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for R
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code: Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
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Although change is inevitable, change for the better is not.
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