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PowerShell, and MSMQ

Over the last several months, we’ve been building out a second, and third, developerment and QA environment for our teams. Part of building out the environment, I started to look at ways of automating some of the server setup. One of the things we needed to automate was the configuration of MSMQ1. A bit of looking around, and I stumbled on a post from a Microsoft engineer. He has a quick script on how to create queues with Powershell.

  1. If you have never heard of it, Microsoft has good documentation on it. 

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Failed cluster install and name already exists

While working on a SQL server cluster install, after a failed cluster setup, we started getting the error:

The SQL Server failover cluster instance name 'SQLCluster1' already exists as a server on the network

This error refused to let us proceed with installing an instance with a previously used (but removed) instance name. See how to resolve it after the jump…

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