Monthly Archives: August 2008

September Issue of TechNet Magazine: IT Toolbox

The September issue of TechNet Magazine is out on the website.  Check out my IT Toolbox column here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/cc788739.aspx In this issue I covered: Mastering SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services Infrastructure Design (book) Alloy Discovery Professional Edition Password Corral File … Continue reading

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Time Your T-SQL Queries

Here’s a quick way to get some timing statistics on your T-SQL:   DBCC FREEPROCCACHE GO DBCC DROPCLEANBUFFERS GO SET STATISTICS TIME ON GO   — Insert your query here   SET STATISTICS TIME OFF GO After you run the … Continue reading

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A Program Window Restores Down to Just the Title Bar

Yeah, this really has nothing to do with programming, but wow, was this annoying.  Some how, Outlook shrunk itself down to just the title bar and I couldn’t find a way to restore it to a useful size (it was … Continue reading

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August 2008 Issue of TechNet Magazine: IT Toolbox

The August 2008 issue of TechNet Magazine is out on the website. Check out my IT Toolbox column here: http://technet.microsoft.com/magazine/da0803cb-63a4-4d08-84a4-b8f977909b2e In this issue I covered: PA Server Monitor Pro Monitor Your Servers dupeGuru Clean Up Duplicate Files pt360 Tool Suite PRO Keep Tabs … Continue reading

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