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Posted - 03/18/2013 :  01:10:45  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

As i Don't have enough Space in my server machine.Is it possible to restore DB to a network mapped path? i Got a link

I try the steps to restore my back up in my server to a network mapped path (path is in another machine). But It executed infinitely with 0% progress on SQL server management studio. Please Guide me to restore DB to a network path.


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Posted - 03/18/2013 :  20:13:30  Show Profile  Visit russell's Homepage  Reply with Quote
The link you posted doesn't do that.

to attach a database on a network share you'll need to set trace flag 1807. This is NOT a supported configuration however.

See this link for details.

Edited by - russell on 03/18/2013 20:13:49
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Posted - 03/20/2013 :  06:58:33  Show Profile  Visit prett's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Awesome article on restore database to network drive: http://www.mssqltips.com/sqlservertip/1126/sql-server-backup-and-restore-to-network-drive/

Hope it will solve your query!!
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