TFS 2017: TF255356 error during installation

I ran across an error recently during an in-place upgrade to Team Foundation Server 2017 from TFS 2015 Update 3. During the upgrade, the Configure step would fail with the following detailed message: TF255356: The following error occurred when configuring the Team Foundation databases: TF400711: Error occurred while executing servicing step ‘Install Inherited Service Definitions’ … Read more