Dependency of IP , n/w , Disk in MSDTC.


  • have installed sql server 2005 cluster but never 2008 ,now I have got this chance but I am not understanding how to create dependency of IP , n/w , Disk in MSDTC.

    What are the domain user rights ?Actually my previous site was given the writes of domain admin to the sqluser now it is giving me problem.??

    Wednesday, September 01, 2010 11:15 AM


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  • There are plenty of articles on the internet to show step by step to install SQL Server 2008 cluster

    Best Regards, Uri Dimant SQL Server MVP
    Wednesday, September 01, 2010 11:20 AM
  • I have check that but I need some fast solution some target has to be achieved...soon
    Thursday, September 02, 2010 7:41 AM
  • Fast solution may lead  you towards mistakes , why not to hire an expert?

    Best Regards, Uri Dimant SQL Server MVP
    Thursday, September 02, 2010 7:43 AM

    Please find the details of how to create MSDTC and dependancy of IP / N/W Name and Disk.

    1. Open the Failover Cluster Managment

    2. Under the cluster name, right-click on Server and Applications and select Configure a Service or Application. This will run the High Availability Wizard

    3. In the Client Access Point dialog box, enter the name and IP address of the clustered MSDTC

    4. In the Select Storage dialog box, select the disk subsystem that will be used by MSDTC. These


    Refer the Setting Up Windows Service Accounts for domain account rights for SQL Server


    Sivaprasad S Please click the Mark as Answer button if a post solves your problem!
    Thursday, September 02, 2010 10:47 AM
  • In windows server 2008 standard edition feature Failover clustering is not looking. 
    Saturday, September 04, 2010 10:26 AM
  • Failover clustering is no longer available in Windows 2008 and 2008R2 standard edition. You will need Enterprise, Datacenter or Itanium Edition  (see:


    Tom Van Zele | Blog | Twitter | LinkedIn
    Sunday, September 05, 2010 1:36 PM