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Instant File Initialization via Powershell

I modified the script from http://blog.karstein-consulting.com/ to change “Perform Volume Maintenance tasks”.  This allows the scripted setup of instant file initialization for SQL Server.  Instant File Initialization allows SQL Server data files to grow very quickly because SQL Server does not have…

Best Quick Command Line Tools for IT Troubleshooting

Remote Desktop quickly into a server or workstation specifying the computer name: mstsc /v:[COMPUTERNAME] Open remote computer’s c: drive in explorer on a domain: explorer.exe “\\[COMPUTERNAME]\c$” Open remote computer’s services console: services.msc /Computer:[COMPUTERNAME] Open remote computer’s event log: eventvwr.msc /Computer:[COMPUTERNAME]…

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