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SQL Server Premier Field Engineer at Microsoft.

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comment High Query Wait Times
@K09 the next step would be to find out what/who is running it. What version of SQL Server are you using?
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answered High Query Wait Times
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comment Secure database access from particular applications
@JasmineJohn I understand that might be the easiest approach, but I highly recommend against doing that. As per my answer, that implementation is extremely easy to get around with almost no effort.
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comment SQL service does *not* start, port 1433 in use
@user36285 Ha! I tend to be doubtful of things just fixing themselves :-) But keep an eye on it! And of course, always glad to help!
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comment Altering Multiple Tables
+1 Completely missed the part to add the column if it doesn't exist. This answer is the complete and correct one.
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