Category Archives: Just Learned

SSAS 101 with SQLBangalore User Group


Another wonderful event by SQLBangalore User group, this time, it was with SQL Server Analysis Services. Yesterday, 02nd March, 2013, Bangalore SQL enthusiastic met again to lean about SQL Server Analysis Service. The event was @ Signature Building, Microsoft. My … Continue reading

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Failed Job Notification To Event Log


Earlier, I had written a post about a failed job issue. A friend of mine, after reading this post, asked how should he verify the SQL jobs running in his environment without this notification option? By executing the following script, … Continue reading

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Contained Database 102


In my previous post, we discussed about Contained database, how we configure the SQL Server instance, how to create a Contained database, contained user creation along with how to connect using Contained user account. In this post, we are going … Continue reading

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Unable to start SQL Server after relocating TempDB


After I modified the file size of tempdb database yesterday on my SQL Express instance, SQL Server was failed to start. When I checked the SQL Server error log, following entries were recorded. 2012-11-07 11:25:34.99 spid10s Error: 17053, Severity: 16, … Continue reading

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Rebuild MSDB Database


I had accidentally deleted the transaction log file of msdb database on a newly installed SQL Server 2008 R2 instance yesterday, while I was removing the old tempdb files. Although I normally copy the system database files prior removing the … Continue reading

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Failed Job Issue


This morning I received a mail from one of our customer stating that a SQL Server job failed many times on last Friday; however, he didn’t receive any notification about it. For a moment, I thought that I had missed … Continue reading

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User Mapping With ALTER USER


Yesterday I was working with my colleague to help him with a user-mapping issue. He was migrating a database to SQL server 2008 R2 environment. He restored the database in the new environment from a recent backup and copied all the logins … Continue reading

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