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SQL 2005 Enterprise x64 install Fails

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 08, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
The install seems to fail when it gets to installing the tools.  SQL server services seem to be installed and running.  I can connect to the data base from another sql manager and see the databases, that they are running.    The log file does not indicate much. Here it is.   LMG-RPTDB : There was an unexpected failure during the setup wizard. You may review the setup logs and/or click the help button for more information.  SQL Server Setup failed. For more information, review the Setup log file in %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Setup Bootstrap\LOG\Summary.txt. Time            : Wed Sep 08 10:57:47 2010

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