When Developers working with SQL Server “Denali”, MS SQL Server 2008 R2 and MS SQL Server 2005 want to delete a full-text index, they should follow the next steps:

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1. In Object Explorer, right-click the table with the full-text index they want to delete and click Design (Modify in SP1 or earlier).

The table opens in Table Designer.

2. From the Table Designer menu, click Fulltext Index.

The Full-text Index dialog box opens.

3. Click the index they want to delete in the Selected Full-text Index column.

4. Click Delete.