SQL Server 2008 R2 server collation change issue

When you attempt to change a SQL Server 2008 R2 server collation using the instructions in Setting and Changing the Server Collation (shown below), this may fail with an invocation error.

 

Setup /QUIET /ACTION=REBUILDDATABASE

/INSTANCENAME=InstanceName /SQLSYSADMINACCOUNTS=accounts

/[ SAPWD= StrongPassword ] /SQLCOLLATION=CollationName

 

You could try resolving this issue by running the command using setup.exe from the installation media.

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