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How to grab a copy of my sql 2012 database

Last Modified: 2015-06-26
I am no database administrator but our support company has requested we send them a copy of the sql database to our support company to help them investigate a fault on the system.

Can someone point me to a step by step on how to take a copy of an sql databse?
Thank you
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