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The SQL Server(2005 express) service failed to start. Error 29503

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
 

Product: Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition -- Error 29503. The SQL Server service failed to start. For more information, see the SQL Server Books Online topics, "How to: View SQL Server 2005 Setup Log Files" and "Starting SQL Server Manually."
The error is  (1067) The process terminated unexpectedly.

Initially the SQL Server was running over there, later one day it stopped. When trying to start manually I got "The process terminated unexpectedly" error. Tthen I uninstalled it and tried to install again, but got "Error 29503. The SQL Server service failed to start" error while installation and installation rolled back. If I install it using Local System and without "Enable User Instance" I get same error but after multiple retry it started. However my desktop application is not running and giving error message "Failed to generate a user instance of SQL Server due to a failure process for the user instance. The connection will be closed".

I tried "sp_Configure .......... " and "Reconfigure" to enable user instance but still got "Failed to generate......" error.

Another problem is that SQL Server service starts in multiple retry.

I have tried most of the forum solutions however I am still getting the same error in my desktop application. Mos


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Product: Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition -- Error 29503. The SQL Server service failed to start. For more information, see the SQL Server Books Online topics, "How to: View SQL Server 2005 Setup Log Files" and "Starting SQL Server Manually."
The error is  (1067) The process terminated unexpectedly.


I have tried most of the forum solutions however I am still getting the same error in my desktop application. Most of the experts on the forum usually ask for the log where the reason might be. So I am pasting my error log below.
I went through the whole log but I couldnt figure out anything in this. Can anyone help us out trying to figure out whats wrong by checking this below.
Its been a week I am trying to figure out whats going on. 


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Time: 11/30/2009 06:25:09.718
KB Number: KB955706
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Package Language: 1033 (ENU)
Package Platform: x86
Package SP Level: 3
Package Version: 4035
Command-line parameters specified:
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Cluster Installation: No

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Prerequisites Check & Status
SQLSupport: Passed

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Products Detected                         Language  Level  Patch Level       Platform  Edition
Express Database Services (MSSMLBIZ)      ENU       SP2    2005.090.3042.00  x86       EXPRESS

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