I am get the following error while restore the database.
CREATE DATABASE or ALTER DATABASE failed because the resulting cumulative database size would exceed your licensed limit of 10240 MB per
My database size is 6 GB.
took the back up from 2008 server and restore to 2008 server.
please help me to clear out.
My immediate reaction would have been to ask if you are using the Express edition. However, if you are on SQL 2008 (and not SQL 2008 R2) your limit would have been 4 Gigs, not 10 Gigs. What is the exact version and edition of SQL Server you are using? Run this query to find out: