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Change Web Help Desk Schema on MSSQL

Updated July 25, 2017


The following error is displayed when upgrading to WHD v12.5.x:

The following error is also found in the whd-spring.log file: 

[ApplicationManager-8] ERROR c.s.w.s.a.i.WhdApplicationManagerImpl - Failed to start WHD application. Reason: DB_INIT_FAILED Cannot find the object "dbo.JOB_TICKET" because it does not exist or you do not have permissions.


WHD 12.5.x


The WHD database from the MS SQL Server is not using the default schema [dbo], causing the database upgrade to fail. 


Run the following query to change the WHD database schema from the MS SQL Server to default [dbo]:

ALTER Schema dbo Transfer whd. <table name>


ALTER Schema dbo Transfer whd. PLUGIN_PREFERENCE
ALTER Schema dbo Transfer whd. PREFERENCE
ALTER Schema dbo Transfer whd. PRIORITY_TYPE


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