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Removed Cluster account and now instance is deadI was doing some testing on the impact of the cluster account and removed it from an instance. Now the instance is offline and I cannot get it back up to add the account back. Is there a way I can bring the instance up in order to add the account? Thanks
IS BuiltinAdministrator account dropped from SQL Server?
Are you able to startup the SQL Server services? Satya SKJ
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If you have not removed BuiltinAdministrator account…try to use local system account to start… MohammedU.
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