January, 2013

  • Check your SQL – default Trace

    Every installation of SQL has a default trace. The default trace was introduced in SQL 2005, It is the same trace that we know from the profiler or server but it is a preconfigured trace that is enabled as default. The default trace create five *.TRC...
  • How to avoid text-to-date conversion mismatches

      In one of our previous posts we saw how different set options can affect execution plans and result sets. Now let's see how to write our code in order to avoid text-to-date conversion mismatches. In this example we can see one string being converted...