Microsoft SQL Server database ranks third in the relational database, second only to Oracle and MySQL database. when using it, it is inevitable to encounter various problems and warnnings. You may be dba or a developer, I hope this content can help you solve SQL Server error number 17049.

Error number: 17049

Severity level: 16

Event logged: Unable to cycle error log file from ‘%ls’ to ‘%ls’ due to OS error ‘%s’. A process outside of SQL Server may be preventing SQL Server from reading the files. As a result, errorlog entries may be lost and it may not be possible to view some SQL Server errorlogs. Make sure no other processes have locked the file with write-only access.”