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Dynamically explore and document all your database object dependencies

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SQL Dependency Tracker allows you to dynamically explore and document all your database object dependencies, using a range of graphical layouts.

SQL Dependency Tracker integrates with SQL Server Management Studio, so you can explore a database by right-clicking in the Object Explorer.


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Choose a database to analyze

Choose a database to analyze

Generate a dependency diagram

Generate a dependency diagram

Use the diagram to analyze dependencies

Use the diagram to analyze dependencies

Optionally, export the diagram

Optionally, export the diagram

Track dependencies from within SSMS

Track dependencies from within SSMS


  • Quickly understand the database by graphically tracking database object dependencies
  • Rapidly document database dependencies for archiving, reporting, version control, and auditing
  • Quickly visualize areas of complexity with dependency diagrams and a text-based dependency checker
  • Track dependencies between several related databases in the same diagram and project
  • Find potential orphans with no dependencies on other objects, to help clean up a database
  • Visualize dependencies from within SSMS, by right-clicking in the Object Explorer
  • Search, sort, and filter objects
  • Include or hide constraints, system objects, and filegroup dependencies
  • Show the source SQL scripts for objects
  • Analyze the impact of changes as objects are added automatically
  • Print directly from the diagram or export as PDF
  • Export XML definitions of dependencies for offline processing
  • Load/save diagrams as projects to use offline
  • Proprietary dependency engine, independent of the SQL Server sysdepends table

Case study

“Removing deprecated objects, consolidating stored procedures, altering database objects... I tackle all of them with SQL Dependency Tracker”
— Michael Stoop, Database Developer, Calvi

Calvi, Europe's leading provider of telecom invoice management software, use SQL Dependency Tracker as part of the SQL Developer Bundle.

Find out how it's helped Calvi avoid database-related bugs for the last two years.

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