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How to enable New SQL server failover Cluster installation if it is grreyed out in windows 10

windows 10

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APoblacion answered

You can´t. To enable SQL server failover Cluster, it is first necessary that the underlying operating system be configured as a Windows failover Cluster. But Windows 10 does not support failover clustering. You need Windows Server for this.

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XiaoweiHe-MSFT answered

Hi,

Windows Server failover cluster role requires to be installed on Windows Server system. Windows 10 system is not supported.

You may refer to the following article about how to install SQL failover cluster:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/sql-server/failover-clusters/install/sql-server-failover-cluster-installation?view=sql-server-ver15

Thanks for your time!
Best Regards,
Anne


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