May 22, 2019

SQL Database Error 4062/4064 – Cannot Open User Default Database

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In SQL Server, each user has a default database associated with the account. Whenever the user tries to log in without mentioning a database, then the default database remains the active one. But, when the default database is not available, or the SQL Server does not find the database, then it gives an error message…

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May 15, 2019

Fixed: Database Cannot Be Opened as It is in The Middle of a Restore

MS SQL Server Recovery

An SQL Server Administrator performs database restoration when some information from the database is missing. The restoration procedure requires the SQL backup file and transaction logs to restore the database data as it was present before deletion. In some cases, when the restoration is complete, and you try to access the data, then you may…

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April 25, 2019

SQL Server 2019 Coming Soon – What to Expect?

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Microsoft initially launched SQL Server, one of the most famous relational database management systems, 29 years ago on April 24, 1989, as SQL Server 1.0. And since then, SQL Server has evolved in such a way, regarding which no one has ever had an idea that this software will turn into something this amazing. Available…

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April 23, 2019

Ways to Restore SQL Server 2014 Database from Backup

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No doubt, SQL Server is an excellent database management tool for every organization. Also, as new versions of SQL Server keeps coming to the market, businesses keep upgrading them. But, while using SQL Server, many users often face issues like database connection errors, abrupt termination, transient errors, malicious software attacks, etc. If any such situation…

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MDF File Location in SQL Server 2014, 2016, & 2017

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Microsoft SQL Server stores two types of data files in default directories on respective systems, which are Master Database Files and Log Database Files, and are abbreviated as MDF and LDF data files; both files are primary in a SQL Server environment. A database can also have the NDF data file, which is known as…

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April 16, 2019

Know Accelerated Database Recovery Feature in SQL Server

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In this blog, we will be discussing about the Accelerated Database Recovery feature of SQL Server and how is it an advantage for users waiting for so long for completing the running recovery transactions. There are many scenarios when an SQL Server needs to run the automatic database recovery like when the administrator is running…

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April 9, 2019

How to Copy SQL Tables from One Database to Another?

MS SQL Server Recovery

The need for copying tables from one database to another can appear in circumstances like maintenance, testing, demonstration, migration, transfer to a different instance, and more. Doing so is easy and can be done via multiple ways as SQL Server offers several methods for the same. People experienced with SQL queries can execute the same…

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April 8, 2019

How to plan for SQL Server Disaster Recovery?

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Disaster, whether natural or man-made, does not spare anyone, not even the crucial and most popular applications for many organizations. SQL Server might be prey for disasters anytime. So, the administrator must have proper arrangements to save the database from any kind of loss in case of such events. It is essential to have a…

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April 2, 2019

How to Backup SQL Server Database?

MS SQL Server Recovery

SQL Server Database contains data that is of critical importance for every other organization. So, organizations are highly protective about it and are prepared for worst case scenarios, and high-risk data loss situations. Considering the importance of the SQL database, it is recommended to create database file backup to stay ready and prepared for the…

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March 8, 2019

How to Migrate SQL Database 2008 to SQL 2016?

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The extended support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008R2 will not be provided by Microsoft after July 09, 2019, which means you’ll not receive any updates in the future. So, if you’re still using SQL 2008, then it’s time to upgrade your server to a newer version of SQL. Many organizations often prefer to migrate…

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