Difference between Sp_msforeachdb and sp_msforeachtable

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In MS SQL Server what is the difference between Sp_msforeachdb and sp_msforeachtable
ASKED: August 7, 2008  7:00 AM
UPDATED: August 22, 2008  3:57 AM

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sp_MSforeachdb will run the command you pass it once for each database on the server.
sp_MSforeachtable will run the command you pass it once for each table in the database you run it in.

You can read up more on this tip called <a href=”http://searchsqlserver.techtarget.com/tip/0,289483,sid87_gci1270919,00.html”>Examples of SQL Server stored procedures and parameters</a>.

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