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SQL Database is corrupted....... plz help.


SQL Database is corrupted....... plz help.

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Respected Sir,

unfortunately hard disk of my system is damaged, now i recovered my database. but it cannot be attached again to SQL management studio 2005.
the error is myfile.mdf is not a primary database file. (SQL server , error 5171)

plz sir help me...
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Not a lot of info from which to work. Your best bet is to use your latest backup to recover your database.

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Yep, go to your backups. That's the safest road to recovery here.

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shahtisaipur (8/21/2014)
the error is myfile.mdf is not a primary database file. (SQL server , error 5171)


With that error, restore from your last good backup. That error suggests that the file header page is damaged, that's not repairable and can't be worked around.

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If you don't actually have a good backup (shame on you), perhaps there's some hope. In no way, shape, or form is this an endorsement of any kind because I haven't actually used their software but check out the product at the following URL. For what they claim it does, it seems relatively inexpensive compared to losing the crown jewels of a company. Also remember that repairs of any kind might still not be as good as the original and you should be testing backups on a regular basis.
http://www.stellarinfo.com/sql-recovery.htm

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The best option to recover SQL database is to restore from full backup. In case backup is not available then must go with entrusted tool.

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I think this site can help you . Find here some info
https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/6562f8be-1916-491c-a69c-e8904c3b9251/sql-database-recovery-from-corrupt-database-file?forum=sqltools

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