Wayne Sheffield continues his SSMS tools and tips series. Since our last look, he’s added a few more tips. First, Wayne shows how to show and hide blocks of T-SQL using Outlining. Then, he gets to something I find useful in SSMS:
There are many editing items in SSMS that makes formatting and navigating your code easier than ever. Most of these Quick Editing Tips that follow are available from the Advanced submenu on the Edit menu
In particular, I like showing whitespace characters, as I’m kind of a whitespace tyrant. But there are several other helpful options in that menu.