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windows could not start sql server ( error 1067 the process terminated unexpectedly)

When i start sql server 2008 in my computer this error occurs,

Windows could not start sql server (MSSqlServer) service on local computer error 1067 the process terminated unexpectedly.

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Check the eventviewer logs and you will probably find reason there. type eventvwr.msc in cmd prompt to get there. – Sachin Shanbhag Feb 7 '11 at 6:28
Could not register Service Control Handler. Operating system error = 1222(failed to retrieve text for this error. Reason: 15100). – jozi Feb 7 '11 at 6:35
no my disk is empty – jozi Feb 7 '11 at 6:35
Already asked on ServerFault... – gbn Feb 7 '11 at 6:41

It is likely something is corrupted.

If this is a production box, talk to your DBA.

You may have to run a SQL Server Repair as per this post.

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