Monthly Archives: June 2011

PowerShell Annoyances

Don’t ask me how I found this post but I’ve just spent the last 24 hours slaving over a script that worked in PowerShell V1.0 but didn’t work in PowerShell V2.0. All because of command line arguments and using the … Continue reading

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Powershell restore database

1 – Excellent script with verification and parameter feeding: https://www.sqlservercentral.com/blogs/robert_davis/archive/2009/04/22/Behind-Every-Great-Restore-is-a-Great-Backup.aspx 2 – Here’s details around errors but also full text indexes: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sqldisasterrecovery/thread/2eb6810d-160f-4e65-a1ff-1d25eb1b0a5e 3 – This guy has a good codeproject script but completely misses Full Text Indexes here   Windows … Continue reading

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Errors backing up laptop to Windows Home Server

For some reason Eileen’s laptop was getting errors backing up to the Windows Home Server. This is especially troubling because it has and SSD drive and I keep hearing horror stories of how they die fast so I need to … Continue reading

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