Knowledge of T-SQL inbuilt functions and store procedure can save great amount of time for developers. Following is very simple store procedure which can display name of Indexes and the columns on which indexes are created. Very handy stored Procedure.
EXEC sp_helpindex 'Person.Address'
Above SP will return following information.
IndexName – IX_Address_AddressLine1_AddressLine2_City_StateProvinceID_PostalCode
Index_Description – nonclustered, unique located on PRIMARY
Index_Keys – AddressLine1, AddressLine2, City, StateProvinceID, PostalCode
Let me know if you think this kind of small tips are useful to you.
Reference : Pinal Dave (http://blog.SQLAuthority.com)