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Migrating 2 databases from SQL server 2000 to SQL Server 2008 R2 RRS feed

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  • Hi,

    i Have to migrate two databases from SQL SERVER 2000 to SQL SERVER 2008 R2. I am planning to take a back up from 2000 and restore it on 2008. I am clear on this part. I also know that I might need to remap the logins, update statistics after the restore. But the only proble I have is which follows what. can anyone give me a step by step procedure of what needed to be done for migrating 2000 to 2008 R2?

    Wednesday, June 15, 2011 5:47 AM

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    Thursday, June 16, 2011 7:45 PM

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