Increase Database Size Using SQL Server Mangement Studio

In this article I describe how to increase the database size via SQL Server Management Studio.
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Introduction

This article describes how to increase the size of existing database in SQL server using SQL Server Management Studio.

Step 1

Open SQL Server Management Studio and connect to database engine.

Step 2

Right click the database to increase its size. Select Properties from pop up menu.

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Database Properties window appears.

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Step 3

Select Files page from Database Properties window.

Step 4

To increase the database size, increase the Initial Size(MB) column value. And click OK.

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