sql 2012- HA- forced failover4testing ...

could you suggest some possible ways you can manually induce a failover in 2012 HA, for testing purposes.
(the HA databases are shared between 2 servers)

thanks.
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arnoldCommented:
Using the cluster manager, you can fail the current node forcing the transition.

Which HA setup do you have?
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25112Author Commented:
is it the "Failover Cluster Manager"?

Would be referring to
More Actions->Move Core Cluster Resources->Select Node...
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arnoldCommented:
Yes.
It will let you shift the resource to the other node.
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25112Author Commented:
Thanks Arnold. This is the only way to failover, manually, right?
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arnoldCommented:
Manually can be also mean to test the configuration by triggering the failover through created failures, I.e. Loss of power on the active node. Loss of access to a dependency resource loss of access to storage, network. Rebooting the current active node will trigger the transition of the node.

I think there are command line interfaces that can do the same thing.
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