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Changing the date and time in SQL Server using T-SQL

A quick commmand that changes the date and time in SQL Server, complete with warnings!

Watch out -- This option is extremely dangerous! It will prevent all your scheduled jobs from running. Certainly do not use it yourself, but it may be useful to check that nobody in your organization has already used it. It is equal to sabotage!

                
USE master 
go 
exec xp_cmdshell 'echo 02/16/2000 | date' 
exec xp_cmdshell 'echo 09:00:00 | time' 

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