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How to Create a Backup Script to Backup SQL Express 2005.

Mike_Plug asked
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
I would like to create a backup script to backup a SQL Express Database to an external HD.  Could Somebody either point me to a site where i can find info on writing scripts to do these backups or give me some example script?  I know how to create a SQL script (notepad with the sql extension), and know how to set it to run as a sceduled task, just dont know the actual sript.  

Here is what I want to do.

SQL DATABASE LOCATION:                     c:\jager\qtnew.mdf
SQL DATABASE BACKUP DESTINATION:    e:\backup\ ( qtnew.mdf? )

instance: SQLExpress
userID:  QTuser
password:  QTpwd

Help would be appreciated

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