Archives: March 2011
Sometimes when we’re trying to track down a problem and looking through SQL’s Logs we have to dig through hundreds of backup successful events just to find what we’re looking for. Unfortunately, SSMS doesn’t have an exclusion filter when viewing the logs, so I can’t filter… Read more
What is NOLOCK?
NOLOCK is a table hint for SQL Server that tells the engine to not take locks and ignore any locks when querying that table. This is equivalent to the READUNCOMMITTED table hint.
Specifies that dirty reads are allowed. No shared locks are issued to…