Windows Server 2012 R2

SQL Server 2016 – DQS Error – A .NET Framework error occurred during execution of user-defined routine or aggregate “SetDataQualitySession”:

Got this error below while attempting to run DQC – Data Quality Client – which previously worked on this SQL Server which had previously an ok/verified DQS – Data Quality Server installation. Error text: SQL Server Data Quality Services ——————————————————————————– Message Id: LogOnWindowFailedToConnect Cannot connect to <SERVER>. A .NET Framework error occurred during execution of […]

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SQL Server 2016 Cluster – Partially Running – CEIP

SQL Server 2016 Cluster – Partially Running [half red/half green] – came across below issue, and upon further investigation l noticed the nodes has CEIP versions of Analysis services as well as Agent. Simply removing these roles, returned the server roles status to running/green   Click here for reference link on forum Click here […]

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Active Directory Creation On Windows Server 2016

Active Directory Creation On Windows Server 2016 – using a Virtual Machine running under Windows 10 Pro Hyper-V Screenshots:   DNS:     AD should now be functional, for other servers to join this domain. Note, most core production servers use static ip addresses , and not dynamic/DHCP as might be seen in the screenshots […]

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Microsoft R – SQL 2016 – Notes

“R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics” – source click here. Useful links: Getting Started with Microsoft R Client Microsoft R Installing DeployR for Microsoft R Server 2016 (8.0.5) on Windows Set up SQL Server R Services (In-Database) SQL Server 2016 R Services: Guide for Server Configuration   Quick notes: You […]

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Powershell – HyperV – Create/Resize Virtual Hard disks

Two very useful commands l use to create a Virtual machines VHDX virtual disk, and resize an existing VHDX virtual hard drive. These were used on a Windows 2012 R2 Server running Microsoft Hyper-v Import-Module Hyper-V New-VHD –Path C:\ClusterStorage\Volume2\HyperV\MyServer\MyServer1_Drive_C.vhdx –Fixed 207GB resize-vhd –Path C:\ClusterStorage\Volume2\HyperV\MyServer\MyServer1_Drive_D.vhdx –sizebytes 507GB Click here for much more Hyper-V powershell commands   […]

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