Understanding the Difference between Index Scan and Index Seek in SQL Server

In this article we look at the subtle differences between an Index Scan and Index Seek mechanism in SQL Server Running a query in SQL Server is certainly something we would do on a regular basis. But what often troubles users about working with queries in SQL Server is the amount of time taken by them to give the required result. To do away with this delay, the users make use of the Query optimizer feature, but do you know how does the feature work? What is it about this feature that helps...

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Why You Should Change the Status of Secured Database to Unsecured while Sharing It

Here we explain it to you why setting the database status to unsecured can be of help when shifting to unsecured locations. This article also gives the steps for the same. It is unlikely that a user would change the status of his/her secured database to an unsecured database. However, this is a necessary exercise if they wish to install or share that database in any form in an unsecured environment. However, users don’t have to worry about their secured database as it remains unchanged in...

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What to Do If You Cannot Create Recovery Drive in Windows?

Windows supports users to create recovery drive to back up system. But, sometimes, you may fail to accomplish it. Under such a circumstance, what should you do then? This article will give you a quick guide. In order to avoid vexing system crash and data loss like damaged PST data, it is highly essential to back up your computer. Fortunately, if your PC is running in Windows, you can make full use of its built-in backup features, such as "Recovery Drive". It's exactly a bootable drive. With...

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