Check mySQL and MariaDB Server Version

There are circumstances where you need to know the version of your database server, e.g., when upgrading the database or patching any known server vulnerabilities. There are a few ways to find out what the version of your MariaDB server is. Read More …

SQL Server Management Studio – Exporting CSV

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio is a commonly-used bit of the Microsoft SQL Server installation, and a decent enough tool for browsing, querying and managing the data. Read More …

Enable Ping Replies on Windows Server 2012

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.NET Framework – Convert String Arrays to Comma-Separated Strings and vice versa

Many systems provide the ability to import information from comma-separated value (CSV) files. These simple, small files of textual data Read More …

Four ways to use PowerShell to create Folders

It is possible to use the Directory .NET Framework class from the system.io namespace. To use the Directory class to Read More …

Testing SMTP Server from the command line

We are going to assume that your server is Windows Server 2008 R2, although these steps will work on Server Read More …