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  • Reply To: Rebuilding SQLServerCentral

    I like the new site but there used to be a side menu link to the daily newsletters and I can't find that now. I'm a contractor and get the...

  • Reply To: Converting a connections to project in all packages

    We are now converting all out project connections to package connections on the current SSIS project because we need to have our development versions in separate projects (for different developers)...

    • This reply was modified 4 months, 3 weeks ago by  P Jones.
  • RE: What's a Toaster?

    Eight years ago I said

    Word, Excel Visio, Outlook and lately Notepad++, which is brilliant and handles larger text files than MS products, although I had to think about...

  • RE: Keep It All

    How appropriate given the current furore in the UK over the disposal of landing cards of the "Windrush Generation" and subsequent inability to prove right to remain.
    Love SQL Server...

  • RE: VMs for Development

    Today's employers don't want their data going out of the office so they provide virtual machines on their servers for contractors and staff and you work on that remote desktop using...

  • RE: Design Input for ETL of OLTP Database

    If you favour the backup/restore approach, try pushing the cost angle of that - setting up a backup/restore = less than a day's work, setting up an SSIS job to...

  • RE: Holiday parties: Do you love them or hate them?

    Many of us who are limited company contractors in the UK consider our IR35 tax status before accepting invitations to corporate events, Christmas parties or away days since they are...

  • RE: Gigging for a Career

    The gig economy is everywhere now and it makes me glad I'm not young and trying to build a career again as there is no job security for the youth...

  • RE: Version or Source Control for SQL Objects

    BitBucket, JIRA and the associated Confluence wiki to document everything. SourceTree front end on local (virtual) pc. I like the way it all links together so the BitBucket branches show in the...

  • RE: The Traveling Data Professional

    Two weeks somewhere in Europe. The channel tunnel is booked (free thanks to Tesco's clubcard rewards scheme) but we'll just pack the camper van and decide where to go at...

  • RE: What do you do to relax after work?

    In summer, I enjoy going dinghy sailing after work. Many sailing clubs are now finding the mid-week race evenings more popular than weekend race days and one factor is getting...

  • RE: Disabling SSRS

    Now sit back and see who screams when they can't run their report 😀

  • RE: Your Technology Budget

    I buy very little technology - my last computer purchase was my Linx windows tablet a year ago for use on the train commute - runs Kindle for pc, One...

  • RE: Trouble Truncating Table Referenced by Forien Key

    For those who don't know, the database diagrams in Management Studio are a good way of visualising the relationships set up between tables - just add a table to the...

  • RE: 2014 SSMS - SA Account password changing on it's owm - how to get rid off this issue.

    In a previous job, ACT! by Sage did some tricks like this, removing all logins it hadn't created from the front application and especially admin accounts. It was a total...

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