Windows could not start the SQL Server (MSSQLSERVER) on Local Computer... (error code 3417)

The Solution to Windows could not start the SQL Server (MSSQLSERVER) on Local Computer... (error code 3417) is


Very simple to solve this problem.

Just open RUN window(Window+R) and type services.msc:

Services.msc window

Find the SQL within name column and right click on that.

right click on SQL as in screenshot

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You will get properties option, click on properties.

One new window will be open and there you have to click on Log On tab. And select the Local System Account. then apply and okay.

Select Local system Account

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After that come again in services.msc window. and right click on sql and click start.

And finally, SQL Server services started successfully. enjoy and keep learning.

~ Answered on 2017-12-10 17:44:42


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