When receiving deadlock alerts, these alerts come with deadlock graph (.xdl) files. Is there an option to open them up in Spotlgiht via SQL Server Studio Management?
1. Go to 'Monitor' ribbion and choose 'SQL Activity' (or from the 'Home,' click on 'Blocked Processes' and click on 'Show Me)'
2. Click on the 'Deadlocks'
3. In the 'Deadlocks' tab, click on the 'View graph' ribbion to launch SQL Server Management Studio see the dead lock graph (.xdl)