SQL Server Troubleshooting

The operation failed because either the specified cluster node is not the owner of the group, or the node is not a possible owner of the group

The operation failed because either the specified cluster node is not the owner of the group, or the node is not a possible owner of the group

So, you have a clustered SQL Server instance (FCI), you try to move (fail over) the entire role to another node of the cluster and you get the below error message: Error Code: 0x80071398 The operation failed because either the specified cluster node is not the owner of the group,…

How to Resolve: Bulk load data conversion error (type mismatch or invalid character for the specified codepage)…

How to Resolve: Bulk load data conversion error (type mismatch or invalid character for the specified codepage)…

This post helps you how to resolve the BULK INSERT-related error in SQL Server: Bulk load data conversion error (type mismatch or invalid character for the specified codepage) for row… , column …    Reproducing the issue with an example Consider an example where you have a text file which…

An error occurred within the report server database. This may be due to a connection failure, timeout or low disk condition within the database

An error occurred within the report server database. This may be due to a connection failure, timeout or low disk condition within the database

This short blog post helps you troubleshoot the below error message in SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS): An error occurred within the report server database. This may be due to a connection failure, timeout or low disk condition within the database. (rsReportServerDatabaseError) Get Online Help For more information about this…

A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server

A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server

Under certain circumstances, there are cases where you might try to connect to a SQL Server instance and get the error message: “A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. The server was not found or was not accessible. Verify that the instance name is…