The SQL Server (‘Instance_Name’) service failed to start due to the following error: The service did not start due to a logon failure.

 

ERROR MESAGGE:

On SQL Server Configuration Manager:
The request failed or the service did not respond in a timely fashion. Consulf the event log or other applicable error logs for details.

On Event Log:
“The SQL Server (‘Instance_Adı’) service failed to start due to the following error:
The service did not start due to a logon failure.”

EXPLANATION:

You receive this error when you try to start the SQL Server service. The reason is to change the password of the SQL Server service account.

SOLUTION:

You must update the service account information for your SQL Server Instance. You can do this in two practical ways:

1- Enter Start / Run “Services.msc” and click OK. In the window that appears, find your SQL Server service. Update the required password from the Properties.

2. Start SQL Server Configuration Manager. Click the SQL Server Services tab and find the relevant SQL Server service and update the required password.

Note:
This problem applies to all your services.

Ekrem Önsoy
Author: Ekrem Önsoy

The original article was written in Turkish by Ekrem Önsoy and translated to English by dbtut with the consent of the author. The copyright of the article belongs to the author. The author shall not be liable in any way for any defect caused by translation.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *