SQL Server invoke-sqlcmd Articles

invoke-sqlcmd Not Recognized

When attempting to run the invoke_sqlcmd from PowerShell you may receive the below exception: The term ‘invoke-sqlcmd’ is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program. Check the spelling of the name, or if a path was included, verify that the path is correct and try again. The Invoke-sqlcmd […]

Invoke-Sqlcmd vs sqlcmd utility

Invoke-Sqlcmd can run many of the scripts which can be run with the sqlcmd utility. However, Invoke-Sqlcmd runs in the PowerShell environment which is different than the command prompt environment sqlcmd runs in. Invoke-Sqlcmd has been modified to work in a PowerShell environment. Not all the sqlcmd commands can be used in Invoke-Sqlcmd. Commands which […]