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GregoryGood
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Posted - 03/27/2015 :  07:29:33  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I have a PC that had sql 2005 running on it that has died. The OS is corrupt and wont boot / repair at all.

I have managed to get the MDF file off of the machine but I cant attach it to another SQL server because it is damaged.

How can I go about trying to repair this file?

tkizer
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Posted - 03/27/2015 :  13:30:38  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Restore from the SQL Server backups.

Tara Kizer
SQL Server MVP since 2007
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