New Full-Text Catalog (General Page)

This section shows the options and their functions available on the General tab of the Full-Text Catalog dialog box.

Full-text catalog name

The name of the full-text catalog.

Catalog location

Displays the default directory location for full-text catalog files. SQL Server setup determines this location, making it a read-only property. However, an administrator can override this location when creating a full-text catalog.


Displays the filegroup on which the catalog is being created.


The owner of the full-text catalog.

Set as default catalog

Check to set this catalog as the default catalog for new full-text catalogs.

Accent sensitive

Indicates if the catalog is Sensitive or Insensitive to diacritics.

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