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Rating:        Based on 6 ratings
Reviewed:  5 reviews
Downloads: 20302
Released: Aug 1, 2009
Updated: Apr 15, 2010 by furmangg
Dev status: Stable Help Icon

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Release Notes

This point release is to correct an issue with the SQL 2005 version where the new SSIS designer warnings were not available.

There is no functional change to the 2008 version.

Note, to run BIDS Helper with the BIDS version that comes with SQL 2008 R2, just install BIDS Helper for SQL 2008. We're still testing to make sure every feature works perfectly on R2, but for now it appears that 95% of features in this BIDS Helper release work perfectly in R2.

Reviews for this release

Great tool! For SQL 2005 (and my rights on the server) I did have to use the Xcopy variant!
by kschutten on May 4, 2010 at 10:18 AM
This is an extremely useful addition to BIDS and the developers of it have done an awesome job. Long may it continue.
by Nige on Apr 21, 2010 at 11:27 AM
Extremely awsome stuff. This covers pretty much my entire SSIS wish list and some happy extras! My day is well and truly made.
by br0x on Mar 17, 2010 at 6:02 AM
great helper for bids projects!
by Jetro223 on Jan 14, 2010 at 11:19 PM
Very, very helpful. The time it can save in SSIS alone just by pointing out what is using Expressions is invaluable, let alone all the other features it has!
by drinky76 on Sep 21, 2009 at 4:26 PM