[dba-SQLServer] Idera Free - Restore

Francisco Tapia fhtapia at gmail.com
Mon Sep 14 11:29:07 CDT 2009

no problem, in the original code i sent you I used the WITH MOVE parameter,
almost all backup utilities will support this, and if they don't, they are
not worth it ;)

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On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 6:07 AM, jwcolby <jwcolby at colbyconsulting.com>wrote:

> I installed the Idera Free on my other SQL Server machine.  The one thing I
> had to do to get the
> restores to happen was to recreate the same database file path as on the
> original machine.  Once I
> did that the backup restored flawlessly on my other server.  Had I needed
> to do so, there is a "With
> Move" parameter that you can provide to move the database to the location
> of your choice.  I did not
> discover that until I had already recreated the original file location on
> the new server.
> The speed to do so was 247 mbytes / second for this one specific database.
>  It restored the database
> to the logical name MyDatabase.Safe where MyDatabase is the name of the db
> being restored.
> For free stuff this is pretty awesome.
> Thanks again Francisco for pointing me to this.  It definitely fits my
> needs for now.
> --
> John W. Colby
> www.ColbyConsulting.com
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