T-SQL: Check progress of DBCC checkdb

Bschelst/ May 10, 2019/ SQL-Server/ 0 comments

Doing a dbcc checkdb can take a lot of time, and in case of corruption you really want to see the progress. You can use the t-sql statement below to find the progress. Keep in mind to replace the YOUR_DB_ID to the id of your database. (find out in sys.databases)

T-SQL: List transactions & log used

Bschelst/ February 11, 2019/ SQL-Server/ 0 comments

The code below will list the transactions on the instance, and it will also include the size of the log which is used for that transaction.The output is ordered by log size. You can also use the below to find more info regarding a transaction

T-SQL: Remap SQL users

Bschelst/ February 11, 2019/ SQL-Server/ 0 comments

If you copy (backup/restore) a database from system A to system B, it is possible that the SQL users won’t be able login and this because the GUID/SID of the users on system A doesn’t match the GUID/SID of system B. It is using the EXEC sp_change_users_login ‘Auto_Fix’, which inks a user entry in the sys.database_principals system catalog view in

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