Tuesday, March 4, 2014 – Day 1 Convergence Atlanta 2014 Day 1 is marked by keynotes and product General Sessions. At the keynote session and in the best of Convergence traditions, we had a chance to see the volunteering work by attendees who signed up to make the lives of the least fortunate among us a bit better
Kirill Tatarinov spoke about how Windows Azure and Microsoft Dynamics was the ERP system for the Sochi games. He called this the “Era of the customer” Investments in Devices, and the Microsoft Cloud are a key area of focus for Microsoft. Microsoft Dynamics GP Customer City Harvest was on the main stage reviewing how this not for profit business helps over 2 million New Yorkers. They discussed how they use CRM online, with GP on premise to build a world class system with their limited IT budget.
This morning I worked with one of the customers on configuring the database backups, and stuck with an issue that after finalizing the Maintenance Plan the job been generating an error, getting into the job history I have seen the below dumb message: Unable to start execution of step 1 (reason: line(1): Syntax error) Luckily I found the below articles about this subject and it helped: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/sqlserver/en-US/dc52e0d9-af14-46b9-9904-29b9afa798cd/syntax-error-executing-maintenance-plan-job?forum=sqldatabaseengine http://www.sqlserver-expert.com/2011/08/unable-to-start-execution-of-step-1.html I found few difficulties while looking into the “package” mentioned in the resolution and therefore I though I would share a screenshot, adding a slash “” to the beginning of the text worked like a charm: Regards, — Mohammad R. Daoud MVP – MCT MCP, MCBMSP, MCTS, MCBMSS +962 – 79 – 999 65 85 firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.di.jo
Amidst crazily busy schedule that I have at the moment, this one must be blogged. Support Debugging Tool (SDT) Build 18 has been released .
This post is so very different, even if it’s an off-topic one, from what I usually post on my blog.