• Uninstalling SQL Server 2008 R2 manually

    When I'm using my Windows 7 Ultimate x64, I honestly can't do anything with the existing instance of my SQL Server 2008 R2. I made the mistake of uninstalling some requirements related to SQL Server before running the main uninstaller.It seems like the uninstaller is doing its job (it's saying all...

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  • Is SDN more than OpenFlow? What about overlay networking?

    As techniques like OpenFlow gain a foothold in the physical and virtual infrastructure layers and the multi-tenancy models mature, should OpenFlow conversations be taking place between the provider-controlled layer and the application-controlled layer? How do we - vendors, users, and industry pros...

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  • What is the fastest way to find a string in SQL Server 2012 R2?

    I’m using MS SQL Server 2008 R2 to develop a large table with 2 columns: Id and Title. Id is bigint and I'm free to choose type of Title column: varchar, char, text, whatever. Column Title contains random text strings like "abcdefg", "q", "mybigfatgreektitle" with maximum of 255 chars. I need to...

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  • Query database sizes in SQL Server 2008 R2

    I'm using SQL Server 2008 R2 that has over 500 databases. What would be the easiest and most efficient way to query databases of all sizes. The output should have the following columns:DatabaseNameDataFilesSizeLogFilesSizeThanks for all the help!

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  • Lotus Sametime types from right of screen

    This is going to be a tough one, I think. I accidentally hit CTRL SHFT ESC while trying to flip between chats. Within the active chat the cursor moved to the right side of the window and will type from there. I cannot figure out how to get it back to the left side. I can close the chat and open a...

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  • RTF

    Can I save files in RTF in Vista 2007?

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  • C# override all labels, textboxes etc

    Hi I have an application with many controls on it, is there anyway to override the base System.Controls label, textbox, etc, as I wish to do some changes to the methods without inheriting from it. The reason is I do not want to replace every instance of the control Hope that makes sense. Thanks...

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  • Convert string to Datetime in SQL Server 2008

    In SQL Server 2008, I have a string column in my table that displays data like this: "CXL P/D 08/15/13" Now, I'm trying to convert it to datetime but I can't understand how to extract only the date and change the data type. Could someone help me find the right statement?

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  • File format

    Can designer topaz 20 use a HUS file after download?

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  • Who is using a database in SQL Server 2008?

    I’ve never seen this problem before. I went to change the name of a database in SQL Server 2008, but got hit with an error message saying that the db has to be exclusively locked to do this. So obviously someone else is using the database, but I don’t know who. We have a rather large...

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  • Exporting SQL Server 2005 database to SQL Server 2008

    This is more a basic question but is it possible to import (or migrate) SQL Server 2005 databases to SQL Server 2008? Or can I have 2005 and 2008 running on the same machine (without any complications)?

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  • How to disable command prompt for non-admins on windows 2003?

    My environment has a requirement that the command prompt be disabled for any non-administrator users. This is easy to do in Windows 2008 with a local policy via the MMC, as per instructions from maxvre here: http://www.edugeek.net/forums/windows-7/67055-blocking-command-prompt. I cannot figure out...

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  • Insert date

    I'm using Word 2007. I am writing a document that has been ongoing since 2011. I need to enter the date when I make an entry. Until about a month ago when I started entering the date I had the option of hitting the enter key and the full date would then be applied. Now when I hit the enter key only...

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  • How to export a SPF. file to text

    Hello, I need to know how to change a SPF. file into text so I can read it in English. Not other languages. Please help me out thanks!

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  • Error metrics on an ADSL modem

    I was wondering as to where exactly should I look if I wanted to search for the error metrics on my ADSL modem?? Could somebody also help me as to what the values mean?? What kind of error each value represents etc??? Really need some help here.. Thanks!

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  • Web site

    I am using filezilla to edit and update a website. Is it safe to transfer files to a live website. Thank you very much.

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  • Row-level security in SQL Server 2012

    I've noticed something different about the row-level security in SQL Server 2012. In earlier versions, the only was views. Now in 2012, they announced something like this:Row Level Security in Tabular ModelsCan someone explain to me what this is?

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  • How to transfer SSIS Tasks from 2008 R2 to 2012

    I am about to switch from SQL Server 2008 P2 to SQl Server 2012. I use a number of custom SSIS Tasks on 2008 R2 and I’d like to know if it’s possible to transfer them to 2012; and of course if it is possible, how to do it. I tried just opening my DTSX packages in Visual Studio 2010 but they...

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  • Checking the existence of a user in SQL Server

    I'm looking to drop a user in a SQL Server script but the only problem is I need to test for the actual existence or I'll start to get script errors. Can someone tell me what his the corollary for checking for a user?

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  • Pagination via Entity Framework and SQL Server 2012

    I’d like to use Entity Framework 5 to change pages using Take + Skip. I’ve heard that SQL Server 2012 provides a better way for paging using FETCH and OFFSET which could have a big impact on performance. Does Entity Framework 5 support this? Will the LINQ queries be translated into the new 2012...

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