Note: features come and features go — and it looks like this one was discontinued in January, 2018. If you are a customer who would like help interpreting stack dumps, Microsoft’s current guidance is to engage their product support team.
There’s a brand new add-in in town
Microsoft’s new free add-in allows you to upload stack dumps to the cloud for automated diagnosis.
See a demo of this tool (currently in preview), in this 8 minute video:
Ready to get started and test this out yourself?
Read this post to get a list of supported SQL Server versions and more (currently SQL Server 2008+).
You must have a recent version of the SSMS client tools to use the add-in.
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