Visual Database Tools

Applies to: SQL Server (all supported versions) Azure SQL Database Azure SQL Managed Instance Analytics Platform System (PDW)

SQL Server Management Studio includes visual designers for building Transact-SQL queries, tables, and diagramming databases.

Use the following tasks to get started with Visual Database Tools:

Description Topic
Describes the database diagram tool. Design Database Diagrams
Describes the visual table design tool. Design Tables
Describes the visual query designer. Design Queries and Views How-to Topics