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Windows 10 Lock screen black after 1 minute

Reading Time: 2 minutes Does your Windows 10 machine power off the screen after 1 minute on the lock screen, leaving you with a black screen after just 1 minute? Mine did, and it was really irrationally irritating! There are unfortunately a lot of … Continue reading

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Log shipping across domains with FTP

Reading Time: 3 minutes If you have decided to use SQL Server Log Shipping as a Disaster Recovery (DR) solution, but for whatever reason your offsite data centre or external host isn’t on the same domain as you is Log Shipping still viable? Yes, … Continue reading

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