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Data Center Security (DCS) manager install fails with error: The CREATE DATABASE statement failed


Article ID: 224947


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Data Center Security Server Advanced


You see an error during the database creation of a fresh DCS Manager install:

The CREATE DATABASE statement failed. The primary file must be at least x MB to accommodate a copy of the model database.


The model database template is too large


Data Center Security: Server Advanced 6.8.2 +


Decrease the size of the model database following the steps below: 

1. Open Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
2. Under Databases> System Databases, right-click on Model and open Properties
3. Under 'Files', change the 'Initial Size (MB)' to 1. Click OK