Updates to DBCC CLONEDATABASE functionality in SQL Server 2014 and 2016

Applies to: SQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 Enterprise

Summary


This update adds the ability to clone Filestream, FileTable, and common language runtime (CLR) objects by using DBCC CLONEDATABASE (Transact-SQL) in SQL Server 2014 and 2016. This update also allows for cloning with NO_STATISTICS.

Resolution


This issue is fixed in the following cumulative updates for SQL Server:

    Cumulative Update 2 for SQL Server 2016 SP1

    Cumulative Update 3 for SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2

References


Learn about the DBCC CLONEDATABASE (Transact-SQL) command.

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