How to read a SQL Profiler trace file into a SQL table

Just a small tip that I use often when I have a large SQL Profiler trace. Rather than reading through trace files line by line, you can read it into a table and then query it. This syntax creates a new table in SQL Server and loads your trace file into it: SELECT * INTO MyTraceTemp FROM :: fn_trace_gettable ( 'c:\x\MyTrace.trc' , default ) The default parameter means that if the more