SQL Server Interview Questions
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What do you mean by COLLATION?


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What is a Join in SQL Server?

3 3108

Can you explain the types of Joins that we can have with Sql Server?

2 4182

When do you use SQL Profiler?

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What is a Linked Server?

1 4001

Can you link only other SQL Servers or any database servers such as Oracle?

1 3255

Which stored procedure will you be running to add a linked server?

1 3326

What are the OS services that the SQL Server installation adds?

3 5510

Can you explain the role of each service?

1 2575

How do you troubleshoot SQL Server if its running very slow?


2 8907

Lets say due to N/W or Security issues client is not able to connect to server or vice versa. How do you troubleshoot?

1 3390

What are the authentication modes in SQL Server?


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Where do you think the users names and passwords will be stored in sql server?

4 6666

What is log shipping? Can we do logshipping with SQL Server 7.0 - Logshipping is a new feature of SQL Server 2000. We should have two SQL Server - Enterprise Editions. From Enterprise Manager we can configure the logshipping. In logshipping the transactional log file from one server is automatically updated into the backup database on the other server. If one server fails, the other server will have the same db and we can use this as the DR (disaster recovery) plan.


Let us say the SQL Server crashed and you are rebuilding the databases including the master database what procedure to you follow?

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Explain Capacity planning to create a database? and how to monitor it?


Which is the best place or learning center for MS SQL?????In Bangladesh?????


how to overcome kernel isssues


wat wil hapn if we give the both read and deny read permission to user?


how to do partition in sqlserver


Any one plz send me SQL Server Developer/DBA resume for 4 years experience


Hi, I Created 3 Tables Person(PersID[prkey],Name,Email,Password), Project(ProjName,ProjID[prkey],ProjLeader,ProjManager) & ProjectInvolvement(EntryDate,ProjID[frkey],PersID[frkey],ProjDuration). For this how can i INSERT,UPDATE & DELETE Through PROCEDURE? Please Post the Answer for me. Desai.


code to create procedure for taking databse backup in sql server or i have the query for it but what it's query returns means i want to show on my jsp that the databse backup has been taken on the basis of that return value.does it returns 0 or 1.wat is the code for that


What is Fragmentation and Defragmentation? For 32GB Table,How can we do the fragmentation?


what’s the difference between Covering Indexes and Clustered Indexes ? how to use clustered index small ?


IF more than one Site is accessing the same Database server and I want to move the DB with Minimum down time? How will you do


optimization techinques


whats new about truncate in sql server 2008?


1)what is the difference between Reinitializing a Subscription and synchronization the subscription? 2)when to use reinitializing ? 3)when to use synchronization? 4)when adding table or deleting a table what to do?(reinz.. or syn) 5)when adding a column what to do?


i have made a project i vb.net n created a .exe of it after installing it in to any pc, the database (sql express) is not geting accesed i.e the aplication cuts the link of the database, so plz help in this matter.