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2518949 - Error 840 with database migration


After migrating a database from one server to another, I am getting a 840 error message with my databases

Error: 840, Severity: 17, State: 2
Device '<database>' (with physical name '<database path>', and virtual device number 2) has not been correctly activated at startup time.  Please contact a user with System Administrator (SA) role.



  • Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7
  • Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0


KBA , BC-SYB-ASE , Sybase ASE Database Platform (non Business Suite) , Problem

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