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How to: View Server Properties (SQL Server Management Studio)
The properties of an instance of SQL Server can be viewed in SQL Server Management Studio. Some properties are read-only, and some can be changed in SQL Server Management Studio. Some properties require restarting SQL Server to take effect.
|Some property pages present information obtained via Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI). WMI must be installed on the computer running SQL Server Management Studio, to display those pages.|
TasksHow to: Configure WMI to Show Server Status in SQL Server Tools
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