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This is the official team Web Log for Microsoft Customer Service and Support (CSS) SQL Support. Posts are provided by the CSS SQL Escalation Services
  • Blog Post: Service status watcher in SQL Server Management Studio – How it works

    Have you ever wondered about the mechanism using which SQL Server Management Studio(SSMS) - Object Explorer shows the service status for SQL Server and SQL Agent service? We recently worked with a customer on a issue related to this and thought that this might be useful information to share out. So here...
  • Blog Post: Reporting Services: What’s my version?

    I was working on a case where I needed to try something on different Cumulative Updates (CU) to see what the result was in each.  Let me outline the version numbers for the Service Pack 1 release we have to date. Release Version Number SQL 2008 RTM 10.00.1600 SQL 2008 SP1 10.00.2531 SP1 Cumulative...
  • Blog Post: SSMS Fails to restore with SQL 2000 instances and SSMS Versioning Explained….

    I recently have been on vacation. When I returned I noticed an interesting issue that deserves some details and explanation in case you encounter the problem. As part of this explanation, I’ll give you some information about how the “version” of SQL Server Management Studio is determined. A problem was...
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