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Can I use Profiler on SQL Server Express Edition ?

NO, SQL Server profiler is not supported on Express Edition. Recently, I came across with an incident, where one of my customer, wanted me to monitor SQL Statement on a Express Edition.  (Note: A Server, which has SQL Server Express edition installed, doesn’t host the profiler tool). So we have four workarounds available to run [...]