So far I have been creating new databases (test), scripting the old databases and applying the scripts before importing...
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the data via Data Transformation Services (DTS). This did not work, so I split the script up (tables, views, sp's, fk's etc). However, the scripts generated, call stored procedures, views or tables before they've been created and there always seems to be some views that get missed.Can you suggest a smoother approach? I have read your article Step-by-Step Guide: Migrating to SQL Server 2005 with Copy Database Wizard, but it doesn't mention collation.
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