• SQL Server 2012 Express has slowed down dramatically

    I just recently moved my .NET Development over from a Core2Duo to a new Core i7-3820 machine. No changes were made to the project code and both run on SQL Server 2012 Express.For the past week, I've seen a dramatic slowdown with INSERT INTO commands. Can someone tell me why this is happening?...

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  • Using NOLOCK in SQL Statement (SQL Server 2008)

    This is more a general question but a friend of mine is in the business of making websites and applications that aren't mission critical. So with that, is it bad practice to use the NOLOCK hint in SQL Statements? He was told by an SQL administrator that he should use it if he's satisfied with a...

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  • Auto-trimming issue in SQL Server 2008

    I have a weird problem. Why in the the following SQL query does print 'equal' when run against SQL Server 2008. The database compatibility level is set to 100. if '' = ' ' print 'equal' else print 'not equal'And this returns 0: select (LEN(' '))I think its auto trimming in space. Anyone know if...

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  • Connect AS/400 to web server

    Hi, I have a requirement where I need to send data/file to server using HTTP from my AS/400 server and then receive a response back from web server. Web server is using Java/PHP to accept data files. Please advise me an approach to do this. Thanks in advance.

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  • SQL Server 2012 CONCAT producing strange characters.

    Not sure what's going on here. I created the following query to produce quantity results by month: SELECT CONCAT( MONTHNAME(published) , ' ' , YEAR(published)) AS monthyear, COUNT(*) AS total FROM blog_articles WHERE status = 'Online' AND Year(published) = 2013 GROUP BY CONCAT( MONTHNAME(published)...

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  • Intellisense isn’t working in SQL Server 2008 R2

    We just got a new machine but everything was already installed on it, including SQL Server 2008 R2 and Visual Studio 2010 SP1. However, I don't have any intellisense in SQL Server Management Studio (aka it's not working). What should I do?

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  • Incompatibility issues between SQL Server 2012 and Visual Studio 2012

    I am hitting a strange error while trying to create an SQL Database project in Visual Studio 2012. Unable to open Database Project This version of SQL Server Data Tools is not compatible with the database runtime components installed on this computer. I am using SQL Server 2012 Developers Edition...

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  • Rolling back updates in SQL Server 2014

    Is there anything that will allow to rollback and UPDATE query in SQL Server 2014 that was not available in previous versions? I’m referring to committed commands – I know you can rollback if query is inside transaction. We have full, differential and transaction log backups in place but we’d...

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  • Remote connection error using SQL Server Express 2012

    Now, I've recently added SQL Server Express 2012 to my home server. I'm trying to connect to it from Visual Studio 2012 from my machine but I keep getting this error:A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. The server was not found or was...

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  • Does SQL Server 2008 lack “datetime”?

    Does SQL Server 2008 allow for the datatype “datetime”? I’ve primarily worked on SQL Server 2005. I found out about the gap when I built an entity framework model while using a 2008 database. When I tried to update the entity on a 2005 database I got the following error: The version of SQL...

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  • Cannot find server name

    I’ve just started learning ASP.net and I installed Visual Studio 2010 and Microsoft SQL Server 2008. When I connected SQL server management studio to the server message box and tried to enter a server name, the connection failed. How can I find the name of the server? Is there something else I...

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  • SSIS on SQL Server 2012

    We're in the middle of upgrading from SQL Server 2005 to SQL Server 2012. However, there's a good amount of SSIS running on this server. Can we re-deploy these packages on the new SQL instance? Will we have to go through Visual Studio upgrade for each? Thanks!

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  • Windows 8 Pro Stop Error Code: 0xc000021a

    i'm having with my PC which is an HP Pavillion a6700y Desktop PC. In Dec.2012 I upgraded Win. Home Premium 64 to Win. 8 Pro, I did clean install everything went well, i've had no problems until I went to start it up & then it said that the PC had problem & started diagnosing & then a...

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  • Tasks solved by writing computer programs

    Identify 5 different tasks that can be solved by writing a computer program and for each task, isolate the problems to be solved?

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  • Having problems connecting to SQL Server 2008 remotely

    I am trying to connect to my database in Visual Studio 2010 using the named instance by 123.123.123.123/instanceNameBut, I get the following error message: error provider: Named Pipes Provider, error: 40 – Could not open a connection to SQL Server I have the following aspects enabled: open Port...

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  • Why won’t the macro run in other worksheets?

    I want to make a table as part of a macro. The size of my document changes daily, so even though a choose control end before I make the table, it assigns specific cell numbers which it employs for subsequent runs of the macro. How to I get it to go to the last populated cell in a column...

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  • Stored Procedure code in SQL Management Studio

    I'm trying to find a way to step into a stored procedure code in SQL Management Studio (in SQL Server 2008). I've heard its possible with Visual Studio but I'm looking for a debugging solution for Management Studio.

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  • Using a table variable as input in a stored procedure

    Have just run into a problem. Currently our web service has been adding data to our SQL server 2008 tables by building a dynamic SQL INSERT command. It has started failing because of the data coming in. It contains a single quote in the name data ex. O' Brien. I am looking to pass the tables from...

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  • Powerbuilder and Word OLE

    How do I insert pictures in picture content control in Word during runtime from PB (if I have 5 predefined picture content controls already saved in a Word template?

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  • Privera software

    I'm an IT beginner and I want to learn more about Privera software. Can someone point me in the right direction?

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