I need to check for deadlocks in my customer's system. He provided me with unfiltered logs.

Can I filter them after running the trace somehow? (I don't have direct access to his server)

It seems like the template can be applied only before running the trace.

  • What format is the trace provided in? A *.trc file? – Martin Smith Jul 30 '13 at 8:28
  • yes, its .trc format – user2618452 Jul 30 '13 at 9:35

I don't believe you can apply a template after a trace file is saved, however you can work around this by exporting the results to a table.

If you open the trace file in SQL Profiler and the navigate to File > Save As > Trace Table, you can output the result set to a table in an existing or new database and then you can query/filter the result set to your hearts content.


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