Windows Symbolic Links

What Are Symbolic Links? Symbolic links are basically advanced shortcuts. Create a symbolic link to an individual file or folder, and that link will appear to be the same as the file or folder to Windows—even though it’s just a link pointing at the file or folder. For example, let’s say you have a program... » read more

RAM Map

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/downloads/rammap RAMMap v1.61 Article 05/11/2022 2 minutes to read 4 contributors By Mark Russinovich Published: May 11, 2022  Download RAMMap (671 KB)Run now from Sysinternals Live. Have you ever wondered exactly how Windows is assigning physical memory, how much file data is cached in RAM, or how much RAM is used by the kernel and device drivers? RAMMap... » read more

Generate Logs for Microsoft Support Troubleshooting for AlwaysOn

Please open the below link https://aka.ms/getTSS 2. Copy the zip file to the Server 3. Unzip the contents of tss_tools.zip to a folder 4. Open PowerShell as Administrator 5. Change to the directory where the files were extracted 6. Run the following command: .\get-psSDP.ps1 Cluster In case if this command does not work please try .\tss... » read more

The Operation Could Not Be Performed Because OLE DB Provider “SQLNCLI11” For Linked Server Was Unable To Begin A Distributed Transaction

Issue: The operation could not be performed because OLE DB provider “MSOLEDBSQL” for linked server “XXXXXX” was unable to begin a distributed transaction. Fix: There has been a lot of times where we can encounter this error – “The operation could not be performed because OLE DB provider “SQLNCLI11” for the linked server was unable to... » read more

TeamViewer PC Remote Control

https://www.teamviewer.com/en-us/ Cloud-based platform with intuitive features to securely and remotely access, control and support any device, across platforms — from anywhere, anytime. Download https://www.teamviewer.com/en-us/teamviewer-automatic-download/

Sysinternals

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/ The Sysinternals web site was created in 1996 by Mark Russinovich to host his advanced system utilities and technical information. Whether you’re an IT Pro or a developer, you’ll find Sysinternals utilities to help you manage, troubleshoot and diagnose your Windows systems and applications. RamMap – list of application taken up RAM memory.

SQL Server RS.exe Utility

rs.exe SQL Server 2012 D:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Tools\Binn SQL Server 2019 D:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services\Shared Tools\ Error: ‘rs’ is not recognized as an internal or external command Solution: Per MS’s site it’s anticipating this utility to be in “…\Microsoft SQL Server\###\Tools\Binn” so copy the rs files over to: D:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SQL... » read more