Editor’s note: TechRepublic’s free-with-membership articles, including these two from this content package—“Get IT Done: Install SQL Server 2000 for optimal usability”, and “Step-By-Step: Automate database upkeep with the SQL Server Maintenance Plan Wizard”—provide a good introduction to Microsoft SQL Server 7.0/2000. For a comprehensive look at SQL Server, buy our Fast Track: Microsoft SQL Server 7.0/2000 CD-ROM to maximize the database implementation and efficiency of your enterprise.

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