How to fix the SQL Server error “Could not connect to database” when installing Umbraco

This video shows you how to fix the error Could not connect to database when you are trying to install Umbraco. It shows you how to enable mixed mode on your SQL Server instance, allowing Windows Authentication mode as well as SQL Authentication mode. I…

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The day I hacked Troy Hunt's website to delete my data

I needed to remove my personal details from Troy Hunt's website. This post shows you why and how I did it.

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How to migrate or downgrade a SQL Server database to a lower version

This post shows you how you can migrate or downgrade a SQL Server database from one version to a lower or earlier one. E.g. 2016 to 2014, 2014 to 2012, 2012 to 2008 etc

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