Tip: Recycle IIS Application Pool

As a developer, quite often you may have to recycle the application pool. IISReset is an option, alternatively you can just recycle a particular application pool. Denny has a tip to just get this done! cscript c:windowssystem32iisapp.vbs /a...

Howto configure client alias for SQL Server

This post will show you how to configure client aliases for SQL Server. One of the security hardening measures is configuring non-standard port for SQL Server instances. A default instance of SQL Server listens for connections on TCP port 1433. If a client computer is...

MOSS Command Line Installation Round Up

I apologise for not getting this done earlier. This is the index of all the posts I did to install MOSS from command line. I am planning to create a pdf document for this, not this week though. If you are a SharePoint blogger and would like to advertise in the pdf,...

SharePoint: Remove Windows Internal Database

If you have uninstalled Windows SharePoint Services v3, you cannot be sure that the Windows Internal Database (SQL Embedded Edition) has been deleted. Reason: It’s not listed in Add/Remove programs. All you have to do is run this command and it’s all...