I have to move a DB running in compatibility mode 80 (SQL Server 2000) on a SQL Server 2005 to a SQL Server 2012. How can I scan it for stored procedures that might break due to deprecated or discontinued syntax? I realize that external (VB or Java) programs might also need some changes. I want to
It will show you - what will break when you upgrade to new version of sql server and change the compatibility mode to the upgraded version.
Also, when upgrading from SQL Server 2000 to 2012, consider using both the older 2008 R2 Upgrade Advisor and the new SQL 2012 Upgrade Advisor, as this will provide a more complete picture of issues you may need to fix.