SQL Service fails to start with error code 126

Start->All Programs -> Microsoft Sql server 2005 -> Configuration Tools -> SQL Server Configuration Manager.  In the SQL SERVER configuration Manager Window, click the plus (+) sign against SQL SERVER 2008 Network Configuration.  Highlight ‘Protocols for MS SQL SERVER’ In the right pane  Right click the VIA protocol select ‘Disable’  Then try to start the … Continue reading SQL Service fails to start with error code 126