• Including a primary key in a nonclustered index in SQL Server 2005

    The query optimizer for SQL Server 2005 is suggesting that we include a primary key as part of a nonclustered index. Is it OK to include that to increase SQL performance?

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  • Network Redeisgn

    Hi, I am serving as a system admin for an organization. We have ISA 2004 network, with Exchange 2003 Standard edition server, 2 Microsoft SQL server 2005 Standard edition for database projects, Windows 2003 domain controller in two sites A and B using active directory services. These two sites are...

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  • Code differentiating between SQL Server 2000 and SQL Server 2005

    If SQL Server 2000 and SQL Server 2005 run on the same server, how can your code differentiate which database to use? Can you give the new instance of SQL a different name?

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  • Dealing with a hyperactive SQL Server

    On occassion, our SQL Server goes hyper - 100% disk activity with I/O queues. It happens only once a year, lasts for a couple of days and then stops. We have our database administration staff look at it, but we have no real idea what the cause is. Can you suggest a direction or idea?

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  • Trouble opening an inaccessible table in SQL Server 2005

    A client of ours is running SQL Server 2005 with PS2 on Windows Server. His database size is about 5 GB. Every now and then something happens and one table (the most important) becomes inaccessible. When we try to open the table, it gives a “SQL time out” error. This sometimes happens twice a...

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  • How do I create a web based application in SQL Server?

    Is it necessary to know C#, .NET or VB.NET to create a web-based application in Microsoft SQL Server 2005?

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  • Spawning additional stored procedures in SQL Server 2000

    Is it possible in SQL Server 2000 for a stored procedure to spawn a second stored procedure which will not interfere or slow down the processing of the original? I need the original procedure to finish and return its output variables to the calling program before the second (whose function is to...

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  • Migrating from SQL Server 2000 to SQL Server 2005 on a failover cluster environment

    I am planning to migrate my SQL Server 2000 databases to SQL Server 2005 on a failover cluster environment. What is the simplest strategy you could recommend to fulfill this goal?

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  • Managing a sytem with both SQL Server 2000 and SQL Server 2005

    I am the systems administrator on a system that has both SQL Server 2000 and SQL Server 2005 running on it. When they are starting up, the system works fine, but when we reboot the server, the 2 SQL Servers appear to fight each other for resources and the system crashes. This does not occur every...

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  • .Bak file to convert Sqlserver 7.0

    hai i am using Sqlserver 7.0 version only but currently i download .bak file ,how to open this file and how to convert into Sqlserver 7.0,its very urgent pls help me.................... thank U

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  • Printing in SunSystems Accounts package

    Does anyone have any experience in setting up a new Printer for Sun Accounts? We have just had a PCL card installed in a Konica 130F, and it will print from Windows Apps, from DOS but not from SUN Accounts. We have set up an Environment on the Windows Server, and the Printer in SUN, but nothing...

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  • TaskPad view in SQL Server 2005?

    Is there a way to get the TaskPad view from SQL Server 2000 for use in SQL Server 2005?

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  • Concatenate Two Fields t-sql

    I need to concatenate two fields one varchar(50) and the other varchar(12) The result I need is to see the full 50 characters of the first field even though all 50 may not be filled. Thanks

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  • Describing several performance monitoring counters

    Could you please describe the following performance monitoring counters, what they mean and the range to which they are acceptable? Full Scans/sec Checkpoint pages/sec Transactions/sec User Connections Average Wait Time (ms) Lock Waits/sec Number of Deadlocks/sec Target Server Memory(KB) Total...

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  • SQL Reporting Service 2005 Report Stayle/Layout

    How to make the Reports layout change automatically? That it looks just like the clients webpage? Even when they change their colors, borders etc.

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  • Migrating stored procedures from SQL Server 2000 compatibility mode to a SQL Server 2005 database

    I recently migrated some reports and stored procedures from a SQL Server 2005 database server in SQL Server 2000 compatibility mode to a SQL Server 2005 database. Afterwards, we have not been able to get the stored procedures to run to completion. We have found two issues: one is collation between...

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  • SAN storage solutions on SQL Server

    It has been said somewhere on this site that “what will be more advantageous [for SAN storage] are more drives in the array versus a couple of very large drives.” However, if the whole lot of arrays is a bunch of disks RAID-5 that are presented as a logical disk and then partitioned into many...

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  • SQL Server DB Backup

    Hello, I am a new member and would like assistance understanding why when I attempt to schedule a SQL Backup it doesn't seem to stick after I close and reopen it. I am doing the following: Windows Server 2003 – Enterprise Edition/SQL Vs. 8 1. SQL Enterprise Manager 2. SQL Server Group 3. Open the...

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  • Copying DTS packages from SQL Server 2000 to SQL Server 2005

    I am in the process of migrating from SQL Server 2000 to SQL Server 2005. We have several hundred DTS packages. Converting to SSIS will take many months, so we are planning to run the DTS packages under 2005. Is there an easy way, or a utility, to copy the DTS packages from one server to another?

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  • Blank fields on reports in SQL Server Reporting Services

    I am working on Microsoft Visual Studio Team System for testers, and I have generated reports using SQL Server Reporting Services. However, when I select Dial-Up 56 or Cable/DSL 384 network in the Network mix, the values in all the fields of the reports come up as 0. Is there any reason why this...

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