SQL Server Error Msg 49960 – Did not find an existing master data file %s, copying the missing default master and other system database files. If you have moved the database location, but not moved the database files, startup may fail. To repair: shutdown SQL Server, move the master database to configured location, and restart.

In this blog post, let’s learn about the error message “49960 – Did not find an existing master data file %s, copying the missing default master and other system database files. If you have moved the database location, but not moved the database files, startup may fail. To repair: shutdown SQL Server, move the master database to configured location, and restart.” in Microsoft SQL Server, the reason why it appears and the solution to fix it.

SQL Server Error Message

49960 – Did not find an existing master data file %s, copying the missing default master and other system database files. If you have moved the database location, but not moved the database files, startup may fail. To repair: shutdown SQL Server, move the master database to configured location, and restart.

Reason for the Error

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Solution

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