Have you ever wanted to uppercase all string columns in a database? Probably not. But, this was still an interesting exercise 🙃
Ever notice how IntelliSense in SSMS lists functions that don't work or aren't documented? Here's documentation for one that works: UNCOMPRESS
Demystifying What "sqlservr -q" Actually Does (last updated: 2019-01-07 @ 02:25 EST / 2019-01-07 @ 07:45 UTC ) For various reasons, people sometimes find themselves in the unfortunate (and unenviable) situation of having an Instance of SQL Server configured with the wrong Collation. This can often lead to unexpected errors and/or sorting and comparison behavior.… Continue reading Changing the Collation of the Instance, the Databases, and All Columns in All User Databases: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?