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Apr
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comment Backups script completes, but doesn't back up all dbs
Are you sure you're in the right database context? Also, do you have the underlying object(s) created (table, etc.)?
Apr
2
comment Backups script completes, but doesn't back up all dbs
What does your spErrorHandling stored proc do? Please post that definition if you can.
Apr
2
revised Process attempted to unlock a resource it does not own
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Mar
28
answered Providing access to the SQL server database for outside developers
Mar
27
comment Newly discovered SQL Server Express has all databases inaccessible/offline
Depending on your rights, you may not be able to look at very many diagnostic pieces here, but you may try the following query: select name, state_desc, is_in_standby, is_cleanly_shutdown from sys.databases;. Again, if you can't connect to any database, or you don't have the proper permissions that may not be possible.
Mar
27
comment Newly discovered SQL Server Express has all databases inaccessible/offline
You don't even seem to have the option for the SQL Server log there, just Windows NT and Database Mail (which probably won't be very useful). Try to navigate to where the SQL Server error log files are stored. Typically this will be something like: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQLxx.SQLEXPRESS\MSSQL\Log` (or something similar to that) and the log files are ERRORLOG` (or *.1/2/3/4.... for archived log files).
Mar
27
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Mar
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revised Differences Between Two Different Create Index Commands
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Mar
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answered Differences Between Two Different Create Index Commands
Mar
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revised Run Multiple Remote Jobs
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revised Run Multiple Remote Jobs
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revised Run Multiple Remote Jobs
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Mar
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comment Run Multiple Remote Jobs
@RoKa Great point, please see my edit.
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revised Run Multiple Remote Jobs
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Mar
26
answered Run Multiple Remote Jobs
Mar
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revised How to connect Powershell to the SQL Server named instance?
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revised Limit connection rights on SQL Server
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revised Limit connection rights on SQL Server
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Mar
22
answered Limit connection rights on SQL Server