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SQL 2019 Red Padlock on SQL Instances in SnapCenter

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plugin for SQL Server (SCSQL)
  • SQL Server 
  • SQL server 2019


  • No databases will enumerate for the newly added 2019 SQL server
  • New SQL server show with a Red padlock in SnapCenter hosts
  • Refresh resources on the SQL instance will fail with the below error:
    • SmSQL enumeration job log:
Enumerating databases of sql instance: [sql1\Database]
Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=89845dcd8080cc91' or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified.
Failed to enumerate SQL Server instance {sql1\Database}

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