In this article, you will be shown a few generic methods to optimize your SQL queries. This information is not database-specific (other than in a few places) and should apply to any SQL based database.
Error: Windows could not start the SQL Server (SQLEXPRESS) on Local Computer. For more information, review the System Event Log. If this is a non-Microsoft service, contact the service vendor, and refer to service-specific error code -2146885628.
The Solution: Opened the "properties" dialog for the service, and on the Log On tab, changed the user from "This Account" to "Local System Account". Started the service, and bingo.
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