Backup SQL 6.5 to SQL 7.0

Backup SQL 6.5 to SQL 7.0

Post by H├ęberson Sette de Almeid » Tue, 09 Jan 2001 21:28:46



Can I backup my databases on a SQL 6.5 and restore to a SQL 7 using SQL
backup without problems ???

TIA

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Backup SQL 6.5 to SQL 7.0

Post by Dan Guzma » Tue, 09 Jan 2001 22:13:55


A SQL 6.5 backup is not compatible with later versions.

A SQL 7.0 backup may restored to SQL 2000.  SQL Server 2000 will upgrade the
database on the fly.

Hope this helps.

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SQL FAQ links (courtesy  Neil Pike):

 http://forumsb.compuserve.com/gvforums/UK/default.asp?SRV=MSDevApps
 (faqxxx.zip in lib 7)
 or www.ntfaq.com/Articles/Index.cfm?DepartmentID=800
 or www.sqlserverfaq.com
 or www.mssqlserver.com/faq
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> Can I backup my databases on a SQL 6.5 and restore to a SQL 7 using SQL
> backup without problems ???

> TIA

> --
> Hberson Sette de Almeida

> ICQ U.I.N. 2772167

> NEUGENTS
> Predicting the future!!!
> http://www.cai.com/neugents