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MSSQL service cannot start nor through Plesk Tools & Settings > Services Management , nor through Windows > Services .
Application section in the Event Viewer contains the following error:
The SQL Server (MSSQLSERVER) service terminated with the following service-specific error: %%17051
Administrative Events section in the Event Viewer contains the following error:
SQL Server Evaluation period has expired.
MSSQL was installed without the license key, and its Evaluation Period of 180 days has ended.
Get a product key for the MSSQL and activate it.