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i want to know the location of table of sql server,how can i get the location and path of stored table in sql server

Tables are stored in the MDF file, they do not have file locations as they are all in one big file.
Take a look at this tip: Use T-SQL to View Database Information[^] and use sp_help[^] to get informations about database objects.
you can find the location using following query

SELECT SUBSTRING(physical_name, 1,
LOWER(physical_name)) - 1) DataFileLocation
FROM master.sys.master_files
WHERE database_id = 1 AND FILE_ID = 1


DataFileLocation<br />
--------------------------------------------------------------------------<br />
C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL10.MSSQLSERVER\MSSQL\DATA\<br />
(1 row(s) affected)
Tables and indexes are stored in filegroups, not files directly. Each filegroup may contain several files. To query which table is in which filegroup, you can use:
from sys.sysobjects so, sys.indexes si, sys.filegroups sfg
where si.data_space_id = sfg.data_space_id
and = si.object_id

and to list the files for filegroups
select * from sys.sysfiles

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