SQL Server – How to configure MSDTC in Windows Server 2012 Cluster

Below are the steps to configure MSDTC in Windows Server 2012 Cluster:

1. Open Failover Cluster Manager and Right-click on Roles and pick the “Configure Role” option.

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2. Choose the option “Distributed Transaction Coordinator (DTC)” from the list. Click  “Next”.

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3. Provide Name and IP for new role selected (Distributed Transaction Coordinator)

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4. Select the Disk to be used for MSDTC

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5. Review the configuration and confirm by clicking next.

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6. The installation will run and in the last step you will show summary report. Click “Finish”.

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7. Now you will be able to see a DTC role in the Failover Cluster Manager.

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Hope this was helpful !!!