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Enabling IFI on Setup in SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2016 has added a couple of nice new options to the setup experience. First they added the ability to have multiple tempdb files on install, a nice time saver for later. And now, with CTP 3.0 they have added the ability to enable IFI on install. What is IFI, and how do I […]

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Be Careful Installing Windows Features

Did you know that installing certain Windows features could impact the way that SQL gets installed on your server? Me either. When performing some installs recently I came across a problem whereby I was not able to change the shared tools location. The option was greyed out. This didn’t make any sense to me. The […]

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