Please can someone help me with a link to where to download a .bak copy of the Stack Overflow database that I can restore for training on my newly installed SQL Server 2019 instance?

Thank you

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You can download from https://archive.org/download/stackexchange.

Brent Ozar also created some backups which you can restore directly to your instance.

  • thank you so much. My apologies for the delayed response
    – PTL_SQL
    Commented Oct 5, 2022 at 1:46

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