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)

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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...
It will let you shift the resource to the other node.
25112Author Commented:
Thanks Arnold. This is the only way to failover, manually, right?
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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