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Posted - 09/01/2008 :  05:59:21  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
i have error 5172 during attach my .mdf file.
the error is : the header for file <db_name> is not valid database file header.the pageAudit property is incorrect.

Can anybody help me plz?????

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Posted - 08/26/2014 :  06:33:18  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
hi medzed

You need to restore from updated backup

If you have maintained a backup copy of the database then it is the right time to use it.
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Posted - 09/03/2014 :  06:56:16  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
There could be two possibility the log file or data file is damaged or you are attching a higer version database to a lower version server.Could you please give more information about versions of sql server involved here. Can you try attching data file without log file. was database cleanly shutdown ?

Hope this helps

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