How to fixed Error 3154: The backup set holds a backup of a database other than the existing database in MS SQL 2008

If you find error no 3154 while restore a SQL database, you can follow below instruction how to solve that. Fyi, Error 3154 in MS SQL means the backup set holds a backup of a database other than the existing database.

error 3154 ms sql

How to fixed /Solution

1. Delete the db name that you created manually first.
2. You can use restore sql wizard on SQL studio/query tools like below.

restore database mssql 2008

3. Write new db name in “to database” form as picture below.

restore database error 3154

4. then press ok button
5. wait a minute, your new database will created with restored db inside.

//Thank you

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