Failing to install a new instance of SQL server 2014/2016

Yesterday, I was working with a client of mine on an issue with configuring SQL server reporting services over a Failover Cluster Instance. Due to issues, we had to uninstall the currently existing instance on the passive node and had to install it freshly. Before the new install attempt, we cleaned the registry entries and…


Failing to restore a database having ‘In-memory OLTP’ database

A few days ago, encountered a weird scenario where a ‘In-memory OLTP’ database had to be restored from its backup and it was failing to restore – precisely getting stuck in the Recovery state.  Checked the error logs and found the below log snippets and it was a SQL server 2016 SP1 instance.   2018-10-30 08:41:23.010…

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