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Hi i have a problem my database is corrupted and I do not make any backup.

My master file is corrupted.

But i have mdf and ldf files. Can I restore using this file.
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you can attach the mdf and ldf files.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms190209.aspx
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Are you referring to the MDF and LDF of the Master database or a particular database? .  

If the corruption is your Master database then you won't be able to use the MDF/LDF as the files are corrupt.  You will need to reinstall SQL and then you will have the ability to attach your user databases.

Tom
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