How to rename an index in SQL Server

You can find the names of all indexes on user tables in the database using this code:

USE Database_name
SELECT table_name, index_name
FROM sysobjects s
left join sysindexes i on =
WHERE s.xtype = 'U'
ORDER BY table_name

To rename an index in SQL Server:

USE Database_name;
EXEC sp_rename N'Schema_name.Table_name.Index_name_old', N'Index_name_new', N'INDEX';

You can rename an index in SQL Server Management Studio by right-clicking on the index and selecting "Rename":

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