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SQL Server 2008 – Find which stored procedure is part of a scheduled

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Find a stored procedure (or any text) inside a scheduled on on SQL Server 2008 and 2012 by querying the sysjobs and sysjobsteps system tables. The following provides the name of the job and the step name. It uses the standard % wildcard so replace myjob in “%myjob%” below

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Getting a Kodak i160 to work on a KEC 1582t card in Windows 7

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We had an issue where a Kodak i160 scanner would appear when a Windows 7 machine booted but then disappear after the Kodak i160 scanner went to sleep. The Kodak scanner was using a Kofax Virtual Rescan driver, after some checking it turned out the machine was using a standard fire wire driver for the […]

Sage Line 500 EDI IN Intermediary tables inner join on sql query

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On ocassion I need to look at what is in the EDI IN modules intermediary tables, scheme.eiordtm has an annoying key_code which it combines multiple objects. It also doesn’t always have the same amount of characters. As the key_code on scheme.eiordtm starts with the key_code from scheme.eiorhdm all I do is find out how many […]

Display advanced properties of scheduled tasks in command line

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The following command requests a detailed display of the tasks on the local computer. It uses the /v parameter to request a detailed (verbose) display and the /fo LIST parameter to format the display as a list for easy reading. You can use this command to verify that a task you created has the intended […]

A simple batch file which compresses every folder into a 7z Archive

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For backing up old files I tend to sort into lots of different folders, anything I am finished with I put in a 7zip Archive The following batch makes use of a For loop in the batch, uses 7-zip with Ultra Compression and names the archive the same as the folder.

Credits: SS64

Filtering in Event Viewer Windows Server 2008 onwards

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The Event Viewer from Server 2008 onwards is XML based. Filters based on XML syntax can be used such as:

You can search for anything which appears in the data section such as service names, error messages etc..

Notes: MS Technet