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It appears that I have some file system issue that is preventing me from connecting to MS SQL Express 2008 R2 on my local machine. I receive this message when trying to connect:

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Looking over the DBCC CHECKDB reference, it does not appear that I can run this command without being connected to the database. Any ideas of how to proceed?

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I would take a look at some of the links on google for repairing a corrupt master database.

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yes. my googling needed the right terms. thanks! – Dave Lowther Sep 15 '11 at 17:58

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