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Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio sometimes Sees but other times Fails to See

My computer has the following Software involved. Microsoft Windows 7 Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio Moreover, I have the following Drive partitions: C: ...
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How to query mssql db from bash on subsystem for unix

I have a script that is used to query a database and use the result set for further processing. This is a shell script that runs on bash. But the bash used is the one shipped in subsystem for Unix for ...
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SQL Server 2008R2 Developer's Edition Error while Installing

I had Sql Server 2008R2 Developer's Edition Installed on my machine, Two Named instances, Default Instance was Sql Server Express. and there was another named Instance Evaluation Enterprise Edition. ...
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What characters are allowed in in column (nvarchar 50) of MSSQL Server 2008?

I have a column in MSSQL which is nvarchar(50) in which I enter passwords for users. I know that for example some special characters like $ % are allowed, but where do I see which list characters are ...
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Access SQL Server from remote location

I have remote access enabled in SQL Server at my work network, which is on my "server". In the office, I have my desktop machine which I can use SQL Server Management Studio to access - no problems. I ...
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Include job in bak to be activated on restore

I have a database with stored procedures and a maintenance job that runs some of the stored procedures nightly. When I take a backup of the database, is there any way that I can include the job in ...
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Install sql server management studio API only

I have already installed sql server 2008 R2 , but now i need to install sql server management studio also ( i mean just that API ony ) is it possible to install only this instead of uninstall sql ...
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The Login is from an untrusted domain - domain setup with computer level login

I have a SQL Server 2008 R2 database I'm attempting to connect to using ADO.NET using integrated security in the connection string. The database resides on a 64-bit Windows Server 2003 machine. The ...
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How Do I Suppress SQL Server “Informational” Messages?

I've just installed SQL Server 2008 R2 Express for local development, and it's flooding the Application Event Log with a seemingly endless barrage of trivia and drivel ("SQL Server is now ready for ...
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SQL Server Continues to Swap RAM After Using a Virtual Machine

I have a dev computer running Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise and SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise, with 8GB of RAM. As I write code and use the database, SQL Server will use more-and-more RAM (which ...
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SQL Server 2008 R2 crashes

I am using SQL Server 2008 R2 with Windows XP Professional with SP3 on my PC for development. I've noticed that during the last 6 months the SQL Server crashes and is corrupted again and again. What ...
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Floating or vertical results pane in SQL Server Management Studio

I have a multi monitor configuration and would like to be able to have my query editor on one monitor and the results pane on another. Can this be achieved? Either by having the results pane ...
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Installing SQL Server 2008 R2 on Windows 8 (Enterprise Evaluation)

When I Try to install SQL Server 2008 R2 on Windows 8 (Enterprise Evaluation), a compatibility warning massage is displayed, Tried Get help online option but it is says No solution found, but setup ...
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Why is my Access 2010 ADP not filtering its SQL statements when connected to MSSQL 2008 R2?

I use MSSQL MS for most administrative tasks on SQL Server 2008 R2 databases, but I find using Access (via an ADP, not linked tables) to view and edit raw table data to be much more efficient. (This ...
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What is the safest way to set up SQL Server for remote access?

I'd like to be able to make my dev database server accessible over the internet. I and half a dozen dev applications will be the only users. I have a hosting account that includes SQL Server, but I ...
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Error Code 1608 during SQL Server install?

I get the following error early during my SQL Server 2008 R2 installation: MsiGetProductInfo failed to retrieve ProductVersion for package with Product Code = ...
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How much more resources does SQL Server Data Centre Edition use than SQL Server Standard Edition? [closed]

I have MS SQL Server Data Centre Edition but I'm worried my server machine will be sluggish in performance with this edition, and also it's overkill for our small company, so my preference is to ...
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Installation of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Developer Edition fails with unknown property

Installing MS SQL Server 2008 Developer edition on a Vista Ultimate 64 Bit machine keeps returning the following error message: SQL Server Setup failure SQL Server Setup has encountered the ...
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Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (KB2528583) won't install

When I tried to update using Windows Update, it just "hangs" at the "Installing" step. When I downloaded the patch and ran it myself, a console screen just pops up and disappears, and does nothing. ...
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Jira does not wait SQL Server to start

I am using Jira 3.1 for task tracking. It works over SQL Server 2008 R2. Recently I tried to use Jira as a service rather than running it from a command line. I have installed the service and put ...
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How do I connect to a database without seeing all the other databases on the host?

I'm using Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio 2008 R2, I followed the instructions from my host and I'm successfully able to connect to my database, but I also happen to see all of the databases on ...
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Event log warning Registry setting specifying configuration file does not exist

Microsoft SSIS Service: Registry setting specifying configuration file does not exist. Attempting to load default config file. For more information, see Help and Support Center at ...
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Cannot connect to SQL Server from Excel 2007

I am trying to connect to Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 from Excel 2007. When it tries to connect I get the error: [DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (Invalid Instance()).]Invalid connection. Steps to ...
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Problem with remote connection to my sql server 2008 R2

I wanted to use my PC as SQL Server and connect to it from my notebook but I can't connect to it via public IP adress. Later i will need to create connection string to my c# application but for now ...
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SQL Server 2008 R2 - Cannot Connect Remotely (Error 1326)

For some reason, now I cannot connect to my SQL Server 2008 server remotely. I can login locally, but I get Error 1326 that I cannot connect to the server. SQL Browser is running, firewall ports ...
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Can't install SSMS, complaining about Visual Studio 2008 when it's not even installed

So I just got a new windows 7 laptop, and i'm trying to get it all setup and ready for development. I installed Visual Studio 2010 professional and updated it to service pack 2. However, whenever I ...
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Windows 7 Error Installing SQL Server 2008 R2 MSIGetProductInfo fails for {90120000-00A4-0409-0000-0000000FF1CE}

I downloaded SQL Server 2008 R2 Express and during the installation, I got the following cryptic error: SQL Server Setup has encountered the following error: MSIGetProductInfo failed to retrieve the ...
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SQL Server Management Studio: network-related or instance-specific error while establishing a connection to SQL server

SQL Server Management Studio: network-related or instance-specific error while establishing a connection to SQL server. Here's a screenshot of the error:
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Best SQL Server Configuration with this hardware

I just received my new SQL Server from Dell. The server will be serve approximately 15 OLTP databases which average 10GB in size. Here are the basic specs: Dell PowerEdge R510 with up to 12 Hot ...
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SQL Server 2008 R2 - Unable to uninstall

This happens if I try to uninstall it or even repair it. The setup stops working at the end. Any help would be much appreciated.