Tag Archives: productivity

How to provide access to SSRS Reports – Giving access only on specific activity

SSRS Access will be managed through Roles only. Giving access to a user or group is assigning the user/group to a specific role. This can be done through the SSRS Reports. Each roles will be assigned with specific tasks so … Continue reading

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Refine your search in outlook

After moving all alerts and typical less priority mail I receive 150 mails daily in my inbox. over the time it is very difficult to search a mail. All these years I have been using Outlook search only with keyword. … Continue reading

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Create SQL Script to restore Transaction logs

I was part of a Major incident this week and we had to restore days worth of transaction logs on multiple databases. Created SQL Query which generates the restore script

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Windows Server storage capacity and usage report using Powershell

Below Scrip generates list of all Drives and mount points configured, thery storage capacity and free space. Following Script to check the storage on a single server; If you want to calculate the storage to be added to maintain certain … Continue reading

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Generate SQL Query for Database Snapshot creation using Powershell

Following PowerShell script generates SQL Query to take a snapshot;

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Powershell script to test Geo-Replication Configuration

Recently we have upgraded and downgraded multiple databases in SQLAzure and as part of that we have deleted and recreated geo-replication on large number of databases. Considering the number of databases and priority we end up performing manual changes. Created … Continue reading

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Process Monitor – Simple and efficient tool to investigate processes

While working with Microsoft on a SQL bug I have used a powerful tool (Process monitor) to troubleshoot the problem. What is interesting with this tool: * Simple, installation not required * Filter is great: Filter can be applied on … Continue reading

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