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Microsoft SQL Server database developer, architect, and author specializing in Business Intelligence, ETL, and Data Warehousing.

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I'm running an Access 2016 Front End and a SQL Server 2014 back end. I'm unable to Update Access Date fields in my project.

I can't seem to get Access and SQL to communicate when it comes to Dates. The project I'm working on …

Union All Handling in SQL Server

The UNION ALL (or UNION) operator is used to combine different result sets. This article focuses on handling the UNION ALL operator in a better way.

I'm glad to see Liquidweb is a new topic here. They have …

I'm glad to see Liquidweb is a new topic here. They have been my web host of choice since about 2008…

SQL Server Calendar Table

A demonstration of SQL Server T-SQL script that will build a calendar table, and demonstrate ways to easily query it to perform what would otherwise be complex date expressions.

Transform Text copied from Excel Table into Real Table in SQL

After looking into a question at EE, a thought came to my mind that I considered would make a good article. "Transform Text copied from Excel Table into Real Table in SQL" as it is totally possible to do. Here's the result.

How to Resolve DBCC CHECKDB Stuck in a Killed/Rollback State

This article discusses various scenarios that can end up in a DBCC CHECKDB process getting stuck in a Killed/Rollback state and how to resolve the problem.

The Course of the Month for May: Comp TIA A+!  Prepare for …

The Course of the Month for May: Comp TIA A+!
Prepare for the 220-901 & 220-902 exams in the month…
Unpivot Using CROSS APPLY

Unpivotting by CROSS APPLY and VALUES

Using a combination of CROSS APPLY and VALUES one can efficiently "unpivot" data into normalised results that are far better for analysis.
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All of a sudden, I keep getting Microsoft SQL Error 53, 258, 1607.  This is on a Production machine …
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Powershell help for creating accounts

Hello Experts,
I need help with the below :

#Requires -Module ActiveDirectory # Utility …
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long running SQL/T SQL archive job


right now we have a trouble that when we doing this for long time, it will blocks other queries:

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MS tools to migration MS SQL to SQL Azure.


when migrating from MS SQL to SQL Azure, what the different between the MS tools: DMS and …
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Output Data to a Table

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I have the following query. I've tried to update a table (virtual in a SP) with the results, but I …
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update statistics of column store index

right now we are receiving a job failure message from an index statistics job:

and the statistics …
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Adding different values from a table to find a specific sum value

There are times when I need to find a certain value out of a number of records. For example, assume …
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Appending a record to my SQL Server is causing Access to crash and reboot

Anyone up for a challenge?

I want to say in advance that I believe this problem will be a challenge …
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SQL server 2017 AG failover with potential data lost


we are going to test the manual AG failover and  I right click on AG console and select failover …
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Need help getting rid of a #Deleted record

I am using MS Access with MS SQL Server as the backend.
When I run the below query the first record …

Who filled transaction log of SQL Server database?

This article guides you in finding the user, process and host, which produced too many transactions filling the transaction log and preventing you from shrinking it.

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