SQL Server Interview Questions
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Let us say master db itself has no backup. Now you have to rebuild the db so what kind of action do you take?

1 4401

What is BCP? When do we use it?

2 8126

What should we do to copy the tables, schema and views from one SQL Server to another?

3 6161

What are the different types of joins and what does each do?

2 5975

What is a sub-query? When would you use one?

3 11290

What are three SQL keywords used to change or set someone?s permissions?

3 12009

What is referential integrity? What are the advantages of it?

Descon, Digital Domain,

4 24983

What is database normalization?


7 12054

Using query analyzer, name 3 ways you can get an accurate count of the number of records in a table?


5 12729

What is a trigger?

7 4425

What is one of the first things you would do to increase performance of a query? For example, a boss tells you that ?a query that ran yesterday took 30 seconds, but today it takes 6 minutes?

Merrill Lynch, Wipro, Accenture,

2 10287

What is an execution plan? When would you use it? How would you view the execution plan?

1 4393

What does it mean to have quoted_identifier on? What are the implications of having it off?

2 8439

What are the different types of replication? How are they used?

3 9582

What is the difference between a local and a global variable?

5 34614

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Can anyone tell that the extra features are there in SQL SERVER 2008 that are not available in previous versions .


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


In one interview...interviewer ask me question pleas tell me sql server architecture.. can any body tell me the sql server architecture with digram


Tell about MOM Tool(Microsoft Operator Manager)?


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after migrating the dts packg to ssis by using migrtn wizrd in 2005. iam not able to open ssis pack and getting error. what r those errors? how to resolve?


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


What are the new features introduced in SQL Server 2000? What changed between the previous version of SQL Server and the current version?


whats the maximum size of view state??


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


your distribution database is full what will u do


Hi all, can any one please tell me the difference between sql server 2008 and orace 9i