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When you install Microsoft SQL Server 2008 in a failover cluster, you receive a warning message about the network binding order on the Setup Support Rules page.
Note The following warning is displayed even though the binding order is correct:
This issue may occur when you have a disabled network adapter or a ghosted network adapter on the computer.
Note A network adapter that is enumerated in the Windows registry but that is hidden in Device Manager is called a ghosted network adapter. This issue may occur when you change a network connection's TCP/IP configuration from DHCP to a static IP. This issue may also occur when you have added and removed network adapters multiple times.
To resolve this issue, remove disabled or ghosted network adapters. To do this, follow these steps:
For more information about how to install SQL Server 2008 in a failover cluster, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms179530.aspxTo get started with SQL Server 2008 failover clustering, visit the following Microsoft TechNet Web site:
Article ID: 955963 - Last Review: May 8, 2009 - Revision: 3.2