SQL Server Backup Questions We Were Too Shy to Ask

During presentations about database backups and restores, sometimes the more interesting and challenging questions are those that are asked in private afterwards.

We've decided that we're just going to tackle some of the harder, more interesting questions that we've heard asked about SQL Server backup and restore.

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1. Free article: SQL Server Backup Questions We Were Too Shy to Ask

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  • Can I restore a backup onto a different version of SQL Server?
  • Can I use a restore to copy a database? What could go wrong?
  • I've just deleted a table! How do I get it back?

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