• Using SQL Server databases on data with numerous checks

    I am interesting in cleaning census data, and I have a number of edit checks, consistency checks, validation checks and range checks to perform. What is the best practice you would recommend, using SQL Server as the database?

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  • Backup Performance Compare

    How or what can I use to compare the performance of the backup performed when the database is configured to use the simple recovery model versus the full recovery model.

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  • Deleting in a complicated data structure on SQL Server 2000

    I have a complicated data structure on SQL Server 2000 which, at times can go four levels deep. It is all designed using foreign keys, as expected. I am having difficulty getting deletion to work from the top level, which is an orders table. Some child tables have cascade deletes on, and some are...

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  • Large DB, low capacity line, resync log-shipping options.

    Hello, We've a large SQL2000 DB which is 335GBs in size and a majority of tables are geographically replicated to a subscriber using transactional replication across a 10Mbit line. We're going through the process of converting the DBs' environment to SQL 2005. Unforetunately I think this means...

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  • inserting null record in SQLServer2005 SSMEI through ASP.Net

    I'm developing my 1st website but when I'm trying to insert data into the SQLServer 2005 it inserting null record. I tried as it is on access. again their is a same problem. Here is my code: Imports System.IO Imports System.Data Imports System.Data.Sql Imports System.Data.SqlClient Public Class...

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  • SQL 2000 db transactions/sec

    What number of SQL 2000 database transactions/sec would be of concern on a system? Windows Server 2003, 4GB RAM, 2CPU (dual core). Thanks for the guidance.

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  • Preparing a report on a SQL Server database

    I have a SQL Server database of customers that called our company, and now i want to prepare a report that indicates which ones are new to our database. How would I do this?

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  • SQL Server 2005 SP2 backup failing

    This is my first post and thanks in advance for any replies. I have a backup that failed midway (about 120G of 230G) into the backup twice in the last 2 weeks. Each time, the first error that gets reported in the Application log has been, "BackupMedium::ReportIoError: write failure on backup device...

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  • Pulling rows from SQL Server and loading the data into column textboxes

    I am trying to load data into 13 column textboxes, and I need the ability to pull any number of rows from the SQL Server based on these parameters: control group number, accounting period and posting date. The results will be about 50 lines of transactions, and I want those loaded to textboxes on...

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  • Changing Compatability Level from 65 to 80

    SQL 2000 (sp4) instance with databases at compatibility level of 65 and 80. Is changing the compatibility level from 65 to 80 actually upgrading the database to 80? What should be done before and after changing the Compatibility level?

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  • Corrupting database in an VB.NET application in SQL Server 2005

    I have a application in VB.NET with SQL Server 2005 Express Edition. In the last few days, the database is continuously corrupting. I repair it, but the problem continues. I revise my code, but I can't find transactions errors that could produce the problems. Do you have any general ideas?

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  • Error when restoring a SQL Server 2005 database

    Every time I restore one of my SQL Server 2005 databases to a point in time, my log shipping restore job fails on my secondary server. Any ideas on how to correct this?

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  • Combo box question when developing a SQL database in Visual Basic 6

    I am developing a SQL database using Visual Basic 6 with ADO and Microsoft Access, but in it, I have a combo box with two options - yes and no. I want the combo box, after yes or no is selected, to open another form where a user can enter other details. How would I do this?

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  • Need help…My Sql server 2000 has error

    My Sql server 2000 has error when created a new database or create a new table in my database. There is the error : "[Microsoft SQL-DMO(ADBC SQLState : 42000)] - Cannot use empty object or column names. Use a single space if necessary" I think my SQL server 2000 was created a no name database, but...

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  • What data should I index in a SQL database?

    When advice is given to only index on selective data in a SQL database, would you therefore index on a four digit integer (ID number) or a patient's name, for example? Would this make sense logistically?

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  • DataBase Restore

    I'm working with SQL Server 7 and I made a backup from a DataBase and I need to restore it, but this error appear: "The RAID set for database is missing member number 1". What can I do???

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  • Backing up and upgrading a SQL Server 2000 database

    We have a database of around 3GB on SQL Server 2000 Standard Edition. What is the quickest way to backup the database at minimal cost, and how much time would it take to upgrade this database to SQL Server 2005?

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  • Accessing a mirror database without main database failover

    How can I access my mirror database on a SQL Server without a main database failover?

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  • Adding columns and updating a SQL table in a reporting database-

    My SQL table contains about 80 columns; it is a reporting database, so I update this table data daily from an application database. I need to add 20 more columns, but when I add for the present job, it is not completing. The present job logic is using a permanent table to get all the records at a...

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  • Error message while restoring the a SQL database onto a mirror database

    I took a backup of my main SQL database, and I have created a new database with the name of MirrorDB. When I tried to restore the main database with NORECOVERY, MirrorDB is constantly listed as "Recovering," and it won't stop. I am getting a message that it is in the middle of the restore and...

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