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SQL 2008 Express Download - Getting the exe

If you want to install SQL Express 2008 it seems that you have to use the Web Platform Installer. This I don't think is a good experience. I wanted to install it myself and be able to configure things like instance name, data file location, collation...
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SSIS - Enhanced Error Component

For those that downloaded the enhanced error component I forgot to make it clear that the new version requires you to have service pack 1 installed. The reason being is that we are using an interface that allows us to look at the whol package in the component...

PDF 64 bit iFilter at last

If you use full text and wat to index pdf documents you might have found you run into problems on a 64 bit machine. This is because there is no 64 bit iFilter for pdfs. The iFiliter is the bit of code that interprets the code and spits out the information...

SSIS : Enhanced Error Component - Update

I have finally got round to looking into the error reports and found a few bugs in this component. I have uploaded a new install for this component including the fixes. The component now validates correctly that the correct inputs are attached to the...

Service Broker - Asynchronous/Multi threaded File Upload

The code and slides from my presentation from today ( Service Broker - Asynchronous processing in SQL )are now online. The code is on codplex http://www.codeplex.com/MultiThreadedSQL , The slides are on http://sqlblogcasts.com/files/folders/servicebrokerpresentations...

SQL Server 2005 May 2007 BOL now available

Thanks to Gail Erickson of the SQL Server Documentation Team notifying me of the availability of May BOL. The May 2007 release of Books Online is available on MSDN and on the download site. This is a very targeted update to BOL and is limited to correcting...

Using SMO from TSQL

If you are desperate to get your hands on the code I used in the SMO in TSQL demo I did at the usergroup meeting you can download it now from codeplex. http://www.codeplex.com/SMOinTSQL There are 2 projects in there one an SSMS project and one a C# project...

Whats the quickest way to get a hotfix?

I just blogged about an incompatibility between Office and the Infromation Bridge Framework which causes Excel to hang when using pivot tables. EXCEL 7 hangs when using pivot tables and other external data sources I wanted to get hold of the hot fix and...
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Update to the taskpad custom report

Thank you to those people that informed me that my taskpad report was incorrectly reporting the backups times against the wrong type of backup. I have now fixed the report and have also included the backup types that are supported by SQL 2005. You can...