Starting SQL Server
Running SQL Server
|Name of the server||sqlservr.exe|
|Name of the client||isql.exe or isqlw.exe or "SQL Server Enterprise Manager.MSC"
to be found in "C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\80\Tools\Binn"
|Typical command line to start the client||isql -U scott -P tiger -d gisq
use databaseX go sp_help tableX; go
You must type go after every command
If you are using windows you might as well use isqlw.exe
If ou are familiar with Microsoft Access it is easy to link to SQL Server tables and work from Access.