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Error: Windows Could Not Start The SQL Server (Instance_Name) On Local Computer, Service-Specific Error Code 3417" When Attempting To Start The SQL Server Service (Doc ID 906629.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2021

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 6.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 6.0 and later
All Platforms


The following error is encountered when attempting to start the SQL Server service:

Windows could not start the SQL Server (Instance_Name) on Local Computer. For more information, review the System Event Log. If this is a non-Microsoft service, contact the service vendor, and refer to service-specific error code 3417

The following errors are also captured in the System Event Log in event viewer:

SQL Server service will not start The SQL Server (Instance_Name) service terminated with service-specific error 2148081668 (0x80092004).
The SQL Server (Instance_Name) service terminated with service-specific error 3417 (0xD59).




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In this Document
 Change the Log On mode for the SQL Server service
 Install a new instance of SQL Server or SQL Server Express
 Copy the MDF and LDF files from another working environment

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