Data Gathering – SQL Server Setup Problems
Cindy Gross, Dedicated Support Engineer
Gathering the right data during a problem can get you a long ways towards resolving the problem. When you ask the right questions and clearly define the problem it changes the way you approach the remaining steps. Sometimes the answer to a seemingly simple question leads you right to the solution. In this series of data gathering blogs I am NOT going to tell you how to solve the problem, but I am going to tell you how to get a good set of troubleshooting data you can use to do your own troubleshooting.
Any time you have a SQL Server setup issue you will need to collect this information:
Armed with this information you are now ready to solve the problem!