Error 2573



Message text

Database '%.*s' is not marked suspect. You cannot drop it with DBCC.


This error occurs when you try to use dbcc dbrepair to drop a database that is not marked suspect. Only databases that have been marked suspect can be dropped using this command.

Databases are marked suspect in the following ways:


Use drop database to try to drop the database. If this fails, use the procedure described in “Dropping a database when drop database fails” in the chapter “Other Useful Tasks” in the most recent version of the Troubleshooting and Disaster Recovery.

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