26 September 2016

Your account information could not be verified - SQL Server 2005 - SP4


"your account information could not be verified. Press OK to return to Authentication Mode screen to determine reason for failure.For setup to verify your credentials the services must be startable,connectable,and you must be a SQL Server Administrator"


1) Go to the active node where SQL Server 2005 is running
2) Run the setup from CMD, SQLServer2005SP4-KBXXXXXXX-x86-ENU.exe /passive 
3) Repeat same on all nodes.