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If i reastore the Master database of my instance 1 on my instance 2 what happens?


If i reastore the Master database of my instance 1 on my instance 2 what happens?

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river1
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If i reastore the Master database of my instance 1 on my instance 2 what happens?
Will the instance two be named as instance one?
Henrico Bekker
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Yes, and no.

run this to rename the server name:

sp_dropserver 'old_name' 
go
sp_addserver 'new_name', 'local'
go



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You can use the drop/add as Henrico pointed out. My question is - why would you want to do this? What benefit do you see that a fresh install of SQL won't give you?

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