Random SQL tips and best practices

Kevin Kline posted on wait states here with some valuable insight: TROUBLESHOOTING SQL SERVER WAIT STATS A number of these are from Adam…

Configuring SQL Database Mail

Here is a sample script for configuring database mail in the event you want to automate your SQL installs.      

Using the KILL command

You can view the status of a KILL command used to stop an open transaction by typing the following:

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About Replication

Questions: 1. Does TR copy schema changes? (It does not. It’s a lot like CDC in many ways) Setup Transaction Replication in SQL…