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Uninstall of SQL2008 Standard failover server failed

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 10, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
Tried to uninstall SQL2008 Standard cluster server via add/remove and failed. The message is "The SQL Server failover cluster instance name ' could not be found as a cluster resource. Please provide help on it.

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Hi all,

I have a problem with an installation of SQL Server 2008 (standard).
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Could be a rather easy issue, i am not an expert.
Can anyone help?

Thanks in advance

Machine Properties:
  Machine name:                
  Machine processor count:       2
  OS version:                    Windows XP
  OS service pack:               Service Pack 2
  OS region:                     Deutschland
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  OS architecture:               x86
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  Sql Server 2008                                                          Client Tools Connectivity                                                          10.0.1600.22    No       
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