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Policy # Check the Data and Log file Extensions for All Dataabases

08 Jun

Today i will explain how to Check all Data file and log file for all your database we will check the Extensions for (MDF , NDF , LDF) by using policy management .

1- Create Conditions

at the first we will create 2 condition one for Data file and the other for Log file

I- Data File Extensions Condition

Open SQL Server Management studio >>> Mangment >>> Policy Mangment >>> Conditions >>>> Right Click on it >>> New Condition

Name : Data File Extensions .

Facet  : Data File .

Field : @File name

Data File Extensions Conditions

II – Log File Extensions Conditions :

Open SQL Server Management studio >>> Mangment >>> Policy Mangment >>> Conditions >>>> Right Click on it >>> New Condition

Name : Log File Extensions .

Facet  : Data File .

Field : @File name

Log File Extensions Conditions

2- Create policy :

Now we will Create 2 Policy one “Check Data File” and the Other is “Check log File”

I – Policy – Check Data File :

Open SQL Server Management studio >>> Mangment >>> Policy Mangment >>> Policies>>>> Right Click on it >>> New Policy

Name : Check Data File  .

Check Condition : Data File Extensions

Check Data File Policy

II – Policy – Check Log File :

Open SQL Server Management studio >>> Mangment >>> Policy Mangment >>> Policies>>>> Right Click on it >>> New Policy

Name : Check Log File  .

Check Condition : Log File Extensions

Check log File Policy

Now after we create the policy if you go to Policies and right click on Policy name ” Check Data File ” >>> Evaluate

Evaluate

After the Evaluate Finish you will find the Data file for your all databases in your SQl Server Instance if you clicked on View you will See the Full path to the MDF and NDF

in my example now i have MDF only no File Extensions  With NDF so i have More Cross

I Wish Success To Everyone

Eng. Mostafa Elmasry

Database Administrator

 

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