MS SQL Server database is one of the popular and advanced relational database management systems, which is largely used by organizations and professionals. The improved user interface and advanced features of SQL Server make it one of the best database management tools for managing a large amount of data. Despite the usefulness of this software, the databases created by it are prone to corruption, which results in the inaccessibility of all the data. Let us discuss some of the common reasons for the corruption of SQL database:
SQL Server Database Corruption Causes: SQL database can be damaged or corrupt due to various reasons, some of which are:
More than 95% of corruption happens due to hardware failure
Whatever the cause of corruption is, you cannot get to know about it until you access the damaged data. You get any of the below-mentioned error messages while trying to interact with corrupt data of your SQL database:
Mentioned above is the list of common errors of SQL Server database corruption; however, there can be various other error messages for the same as well. In such situations, many will recommend you that backups are always the best way to restore data, which is not completely true. Backup is useful for some cases, but for the cases wherein you come across the corrupt database element very late, it does not work. This is because, by this time, corruption may have spoiled your backup as well.
For such cases, use Stellar Repair for MS SQL is recommended. The SQL Recovery software repairs corrupt SQL database files and recovers tables, indexes, keys, rules, constraints, triggers, and defaults. The understandable user interface of this software makes it possible to recover various objects present in MDF and NDF database files without much effort.