Unicode escape sequences across various languages and platforms (including Supplementary Characters), with working examples
Specific String Pattern Magically Hidden From Step Output in SQL Agent History. Who Knew?
What is the maximum number of rows for the Table Value Constructor? And, do different uses of it behave differently?
Installing SQL Server 2019 CTP 2.5 fails with almost no useful info. Searching on code or message finds nothing. This post fixes that 😎
Can a Certificate's Private Key be Restored From a Binary Literal / Hex Bytes? The Documentation Says, "No". What Does SQL Server Say?
Learn how to get a list of all Unicode characters to copy and paste, or use in queries / web pages / programs, or search by value, etc.
Come see how to prevent SQL Server from starting, and in an easy-to-fix-yet-impossible-to-find way! 😈
Ever notice how IntelliSense in SSMS lists functions that don't work or aren't documented? Here's documentation for one that works: UNCOMPRESS