Microsoft SQL server is a Relational Database Management System and is utilized in many mid-scaled and major organizations. Despite of its advantages and features, its management is difficult. If the server and databases if not maintained properly, it can create hindrances in your work flow. It is observed that when you try to access the database, SQL server error 8944 is flashed and this restricts you from accessing the database. This blog will explain the reason, details and solutions with respect to such errors.
As mentioned above, this error is generated while accessing SQL database. An error message like below is thrown and it clearly explains that the database has some internal issues with it. This error appears like below;
Object ID O_ID, index ID I_ID, page P_ID, row ROW_ID. Record check (CHECK_TEXT) failed. Values are VALUE1 and VALUE2.
The error message signals that a record has failed to audit as there was damages in the record header. You can view the error where string in TEST points to the actual test which has been failed. VAL1 and VAL2 however depend on the error state.
Step 1: Resolve Hardware Issues
Step 2: Get Database From Backup
Step 3: DBCC CHECKDB
In case this SQL error 8944 persists to appear despite of all these steps, then it is likely to happen that the database has severe corruptions and its headers might have got damaged too. In that case you can take help of a third party solution which will help you to repair SQL database file and access it without any errors.