I am not sure what the terms of Beta 2 participation are. Who are the people participating in the same? Why don't we find out some way of taking participation in Beta 2 and enhance our skill set for the next version of SQL Server. I think we need to plan ahead of time so that we can help other peers in the group when they start facing issues. Let me know what you think. Gaurav Moderator Man thrives, oddly enough, only in the presence of a challenging environment- L. Ron Hubbard The views expressed here are those of the author and no one else. There are no warranties as to the reliability or accuracy of anything presented here.