Cannot open database “SUSDB” requested by the login.

I’m receiving this error message on my WSUS 3.0 SP2 server. The proposed fix (( indicates to perform the following.

  1. Download the KB2720211 from Microsoft:
  2. Open Regedit, and change the value of this DWORD to 0: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftUpdate ServicesServerSetupwYukonInstalled
  3. Install KB2720211
  4. Change the DWORD value back to 1
  5. Stop the SQL database service (I used Windows Internal Database, so it is MSSQL$MICROSOFT##SSEE)
  6. Delete the DB files in *:WSUSUpdateServicesDbFiles (SUSDB.mdf & SUSDB_log.ldf)
  7. Restore the SUSDB.mdf & SUSDB_log.ldf from backup
  8. Start the SQL database service
  9. Start the Update Services service

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