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Questions tagged [sql-server]

Use this tag specifically when seeking recommendations relating to Microsoft SQL Server. For general database questions use the [database] tag.

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What do I need to set up a remote database? [on hold]

I have the following project: Make a remote database for a contact manager - Use any stack and JSon to communicate between client and server. You must be able to access one API endpoint using ARC or ...
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Software/tool to design database diagrams for MSSQL

I am looking for a free software/tool to design database diagrams for MSSQL. There are some online tools which I think great but not free https://sqldbm.com https://app.quickdatabasediagrams.com/ ...
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Are there any main differences between MySQL (MariaDB), PostgreSQL, Oracle, Microsoft Databases for usage in enterprise? [closed]

Lets take this: Company using Microsoft Server Database since 2008. Its company what heavily depends on working with data from databases. (Construction company ) Current database is outdated and not ...
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Looking for a free, opensource, C#/.NET based URL-Shortener

I'm looking for a opensource URL-shortener which I can host myself which works with C#/.NET and a MSSQL database. There are quite a few free URL-shortener out there, but I'd like to shorten the URLs ...
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Tool for monitoring table churn in MS SQL Server

I am looking for Desktop or Web based MS SQL Server monitoring tools, that runs on Windows Server 2008 ~ 2012, my budget is around $3000, who have this capability: Able to monitor how many data rows ...
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R access to SQL Server

I'm having to update my access to SQL Server from R on windows. The only option I see right now is odbc. Unfortunately, the ODBC standard and this driver (using nanodbc) in particular has some ...
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Tool for transferring data from linux machine to MSSQL on remote (Windows) machine

Is there some kind of opensource / free tools for transferring data from a linux machine to a remote (Windows Server 2012) MSSQL Database Server that can be called / controlled via a bash script? ...
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Free SQL Server Documentation Tools ?

I'm working on a large SQL Server database with no documentation,Are there any(opensource) documentation tools which supports SQL server 2016.I'm specifically looking in into the following. Document ...
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BitTorrent tracker software for Windows/SQL Server

Yes, I know there's a WIKI comparing tracker software. It's far from comprehensive and nothing on that page is relative. What I want to do is run a BitTorrent tracker on a small scale, probably no ...
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Excel to SQL mapping tool

I am looking for a tool/library to import data from different clients into our SQL database. Each client will have their own EXCEL file. So the number of columns, name of the columns in EXCEL would be ...
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PHP MSSQL Table editor in browser

I have a website running PHP, and a Microsoft SQL Database at the back end. I want an end user to be able to edit a table within the SQL database. I want them to be able to do this using a page on the ...
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Some freeware tool or script to fetch the MS SQL Server Edition

I need to check "Microsoft SQL Server Edition" e.g. Standard, Express or Enterprise etc installed on multiple systems, but to get the edition details I manually execute @@version query on each SQL ...
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Matomo/Piwik alternative that supports Microsoft SQL Server

I am currently using Matomo (formerly Piwik) as means of user data tracking and analysis for a project. Unfortunately, Matomo works only with MySQL. Which was fine for testing, but in the real ...
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Software to build networks visualization using relational tables

I've an table in SQL Server with the following schema: - Partner_ID - Child_ID - Relationship_Name Example of my data: Partner_ID Child_ID Relationship_Name A A1 ...
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Which Software to take, when creating a database diagram

We are using a MS SQL Server database and we want to create a database diagram for an existing database. There were several options on how to do this: In Microsoft Visio 2010, Visual Studio 2013 or ...
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Mssql vs mysql for software development [closed]

Me and my team are developing a database software.We came a long way working with ms sql server.The project we are working on is also based on MsSql.Now , after we're done with the software , we'll ...
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Which Software Solution should I Use to employ predictive analytics (as a newbie)?

I'm a Business Intelligence analyst working almost entirely with SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) and Tableau to produce BI reports. I'd like to start to incorporate some predictive analytics, and ...
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Recommendation for a SQL server development and management tool

I am currently using Toad for SQL server 6.8 and I am very disappointed in the quality of the software. It took them more than year to deliver version 6.8 and finally, when they did, it is pretty much ...
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Scheduling Jobs - Software Development

I require a free tool (capable to be mantain or grow up with my own developments) to maintain, monitor and schedule cron jobs that run on Windows, Linux, and executes MSSQL SSIS and MSSQL commands. ...
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Which software can I use to browse a MSSQL database?

I want something similar to phpMyAdmin for an MSSQL server. It MUST have / be: M1: a graphical interface where I can see all table names M2: gratis M3: work with ubuntu 16.04 Nice to have would be ...
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Recommendations for creating wallboard-type displays using MSSQL data sources

I'm looking for some recommendations in terms of data visualisation tools. At my current place of work we have 'Wallboards' - these are basically web pages which are displayed on the big screens, ...
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Generate ETL for many (173) delimited database files

I get a zip of 173 database files, in a delimited format, each day. We call this extract DbUnload. The company that sends me this file, won't adjust the file spec or give me notification of any ...
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Tool to write a scheduled job that sends an email every 5 minutes using .Net core & SQL Server

My requirement is to write a batch program/job that sends an email every 5 minutes. It will query an sql server database. My team is a microsoft shop so we are exposed to .Net core and SQL server. ...
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SQL Server database version control

I'm looking for open source SQL Server database version control addon/tools to link with Git. I tried gitSQL and red-gate sql source control (not an open source). With gitSQL I see a problem that ...
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Which database to use for making a small inventory management system?

I, want to make a small business inventory management system application in java ,for windows 7,8,10 . I have used sql server express ( but it has a limit of 10 gb) and a little of mysql but i know ...
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SQL Editor for Microsoft SQL server

I'm looking for an SQL editor which can be used to edit queries in MS SQL Server. Currently I'm using Oracle SQL developer which I like very much, but that can connect to Oracle databases only. ...
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Which tool to use for SQL Server Database migrations and why as of 2017?

I want to know a tool to use for SQL Server Database migrations and why as of 2017, since I worry about this topic, so I can automate this process as much as possible. What do you think about Entity ...
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SQL Server replication tool

I'm looking for a Windows tool (preferably installable as a windows service) for periodic database synchronization. Once every X minutes it should connect to Source SQL Server database, check for any ...
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Open source Tool for creating reports of DB structure for SQL Server 2008

Any recommendation for open source tool (or evaluation functional software) witch I could generate a report (Excel or Word) of all my tables and fields of a SQL server 2008 Database ?
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Reporting tools when using SQL server management

Here's my context : We are found of SSRS (SQL server reporting services) with visual studio 2008 But the more we use it, the more we see limitations, and bug, and non-implemented feature, and ...
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recommendation for erp/dms using sql-server-express?

I am searching for recommendations for a ERP/DMS/CMS type platform which runs on or alongside SQL-server express. The ERP/DMS will be an extension to invoicing/accounting software - which runs on SQL-...
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Azure SQL Server client for Mac OS X that does not require Java

Is there a Microsoft SQL Server client that runs on Mac OS that does not require Java? If there is more than one, which would you recommend? Besides one that runs the usual queries, I would also like ...
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SQL Server manager alternative

I am currently using SQL Server Management Studio, which is way too heavy. I used to work with a different manager to connect to an Oracle database, but I don't recall the name. It was lightweight and ...
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Complex SQL Query visualizer

Is there a tool (gratis), that helps developer to understand or helps to visualize the complex queries (involving JOINS, GROUP BY). I know about the snowflakesjoins service which provides visualizer ...
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Web reporting from SQL Server

I have a query that mines all the Initial, Debit, Credit, and Final balance of our accounts for a specific month and year, I was given the opportunity to pick up any software/technology to report this ...
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Looking for CMS/Wiki for IIS/SQL Server platform

We are SaaS company and looking to update our web help portal. We can host ourselves, but prefer this to be more Microsoft-ish (SQL Server, IIS) Currently we use Confluence, here is what we like: ...
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Tool to generate SQL database update scripts

I'm looking for a tool or an open-source project that can generate database update scripts in the following way: Accept a database connection string as a config parameter Connect to the specified DB ...
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Fastest JDBC driver for SQL Server

What is the fastest JDBC driver for Microsoft SQL Server? Especially for SELECT operations with simple WHERE clauses, but also for INSERT and UPDATE operations. It must also be reliable, free to use, ...
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What is the best frontend program for my database needs?

I am currently an Electrical engineer and I have been tasked to set up a database(outside my realm of expertise) that will be used by multiple users over a networked drive. There will only be a couple ...
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Experience with database repair tools for mdf files?

I've got a HDD which is encrypted with petya-green. I used "Disk Internals NTFS Recovery" for recovering the databasefiles which are needed. Than I tried to simpl attach the databasefiles to a new ...
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Machine Learning Multiclass Classification for thousands of Classes

I have Entities with 1 to 10 attributes describing each of them and I need Machine Learning to suggest best matching Class for each Entity. Sounds straightforward, but there are about one hundred ...
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SQL Data verification framework?

I receive a variety of flat files that need to be transformed and aggregated in several stages of a custom ETL process before loading it into a SQL Server database. After each stage, I'd like to ...
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Reporting tool/framework/library for .Net

I want to print pdf reports with lots of charts and text on demand. I have some sub reports, which can be generated stand-alone and can also be merged to generate a single master report. Right now, ...
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Database schema visualization for MS SQL Server

Are there any tools for schema visualization of an existing MS SQL Server database? In particular, I'd like something that reads the tables, fields, and constraints automatically, and that allows for ...
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Free SQL test data generator

I'm searching for a tool to generate SQL test data. What I'm looking for exactly should Be gratis Generate test data from Regex Be compatible with Microsoft SQL Server (compatibility with MySQL and ...
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MS SQL client providing read-only mode

I have a MS SQL database with some very, very sensitive data. If anything gets broken, half of the planet will fall into chaos. Almost :-). I have a database user with some restricted permissions, ...
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SQL Server client for Ubuntu

I need to connect to a MS SQL Server database from my Ubuntu machine. Any client suggested? I found libmono-entityframework-sqlserver6.0-cil, will that work? It doesn't sound like just a client: ...
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What software do I use to process year by year calculations for large datasets?

I'm trying to move my .NET program to a database engine but I'm having trouble finding what specific platforms/languages I'm supposed to use. Right now everything is done on the client-side ...
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MS SQL Express Monitor Software

We are looking for a tool or web application that can monitor our MS SQL Express server instances which are running on a Windows Server 2012 R2. It should be possible to get notified when a service ...
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Tool to trace and create a script of all DB writes

We have a complex process that creates various entries into a large database. I would like to generate a single SQL script that performs all the writes that are done by a single run of this process. ...