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Posted - 04/14/2014 :  14:25:14  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Is there any way that I can restore a 2012 backup in a 2008 R2 Instance?
Any toll/ secret/ script ?

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Posted - 04/14/2014 :  14:28:28  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
You can't restore it, but you can generate the schema to create the objects and then export/import the data. I do not have a script.

Tara Kizer
SQL Server MVP since 2007
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