• Exclude indexes from backups in SQL Server 2008

    Over the past few weeks, our night backups are becoming quite large because of the # of indexes in them. We've been using a simple recovery model for the backups. Would there be a way to exclude the indexes from the backups? Thanks so much!

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  • SQL Script for monitoring backup progress of database

    I noticed that whenever I do a backup of a database using SQL Server Management Studio, I usually get this image of how the process is going / how much longer it will take. But if I do the backup with a script, is there some way I can monitor the whole process?

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  • Backup schema in SQL Server 2005

    Would there be a way to backup just the schema in a SQL Server 2005 database? I don't need records, just the structure. Thank you!

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  • Create .SQL file for SQL Server backup

    In my SQL Server, I keep getting a .bak file when I'm backing it up. Is there a way to create it as a .SQL file?

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  • How to automate SQL Server database backup

    I've been generating SQL Scripts on a daily basis so we can have a backup our SQL Azure database. But we're working to do this on an automated level. Is there a way to do this?

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  • Query when last transaction log backup happened in SQL Server 2008

    I'm trying to query when the last transaction log backup happened in SQL Server 2008. Does anyone know how to do that? Thanks!

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  • Link two stored procedures in one Crystal Report

    Hi, In a report called ICD_PrivateHospital, I have designed to show output to two table from two store procedures. 1st store proc: usp_RPT_Private and 2nd store proc: usp_RPT_Private2.I have created both the store procs and it is executing successfully. I also have designed the Crystal Report in...

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  • Daily backup on SQL Server Express

    We're currently running a web application through SQL Server Express as a back end. We're able to create a backup through a script but we need to schedule it on a daily basis. Any way to do this?

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  • Error when restoring a backup to a local database server

    We've been trying to restore a backup, from a .bak file to a local database server but we keep running into the same error message every single time. Here's what we're getting: An exception occurred while executing a Transact-SQL statement or batch.(Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo) Cannot open...

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  • Statement fails when backing up SQL Server to UNC

    My team is creating a maintenance plan for our SQL Server 2005. Our backup needs to be written to another server so we're using a UNC path. One member of the team (who's running the SQL Agent jobs) has full access to the other server. But we've run into a problem: The statement keeps failing....

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  • Is there a command line program to backup databases in SQL Server?

    We've been so busy with other projects that we've been putting off backing up our database on our internal servers. Does anyone know if there's a way (or a simple command line program) that we can use to backup certain databases in SQL Server? Maybe a VBScript? Thank you.

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  • Backup SQL Server database to a local server

    I'm trying to copy a database from our remote server to another server. We tried using SQL Server Management Studio but it keeps backing up to a drive on the remote server. Should we use a third party tool? Or is there another way to copy this database over?

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  • Deleted the SQL Server 2005 Database

    Hello! Please tell me is it possible to restore the database if someone accidentally deleted it? I have an old backup but I want a new database to reanimate. Really the database completely is removed from a disk?

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  • Restore single table from SQL Server 2005

    For our SQL Server 2005, I had a backup made for the entire database. But does anyone know of a way to restore just one single table, no the whole thing?

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  • Backup error when restoring SQL Server database

    A few days ago, I backed up my database that I created on another machine (which was running SQL Server 2012 Express) and I need to restore it on my machine. However, I keep getting this error when I'm trying to do it: Backup mediaset is not complete. Files: D:\question.bak. Family count:2. Missing...

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  • How to take a table-level backup in SQL Server 2008

    Does anyone know how to take a table-level backup in SQL Server 2008? Can we use the backup database command? Thank you!

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  • Where is the backup for SQL Server database located?

    We've been trying to create a backup for SQL Server database using SQL Server Management Studio 2008. We were able to create the backup but it's being saved at some path that we can't find. We saved it on our hard drive but it's not there! What should we do?

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  • Backup stored procedures in MySQL

    With MySQL, I've been using mysqldump to back it up daily. But how do I store stored procedures? Is it backed up with everything else?

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  • Cannot open up backup on SQL Server 2008 database

    We have a query that we're using to backup our database. But when we run it, we get this error message: Msg 3201, Level 16, State 1, Line 1 Cannot open backup device 'C:\Users\Kimpoy\Desktop\Backup\AcinsoftDB.Bak'. Operating system error 5(Access is denied.). Msg 3013, Level 16, State 1, Line 1...

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  • Restore SQL Server 2005 database backup over network

    I apologize that it's old software but we're using SQL Server 2005. Does anyone know if we can restore a database backup using Server 2005 over our entire network? We would appreciate any help.

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