Ad-hoc inspect allows the retrieval of the SQL performance statistics without considering or setting the scheduled start date and time.
To start an ad-hoc inspection
Mark an Inspector by clicking the Inspector row. A green checkmark is prefixed to the Inspector Name column to indicate that the Inspector is marked.
Right-click and select Ad-hoc Inspect.
The process will not stop until you click .
After the Inspect function has been executed from the SQL Inspector window, it can be aborted at any time.
To abort the inspecting
It may take several seconds for all the events to close down.
The SQL statements collected by the Inspector can be scanned in the SQL Scanner to classify the SQL statements to help identify which SQL statements are likely to be causing performance problems.
To scan an Inspector from the SQL Inspector window:
Mark an Inspector by clicking the Inspector row.
Right-click and select Scan.
The selected Inspector is copied to the SQL Scanner window for scanning. If the SQL Scanner window is not opened then you will need to first select or create a job group from the Group Manager window. Once added, the scanning starts automatically.
To search for a specified text in all Inspectors
Select Inspector | Find Inspector.
Enter the search text string