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Installation SQLEXPRESS reboot pc

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 08, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
Hi all, I am trying to install sql express 2005but the computer would suddenly reboot itself when the progress shows the server instance is trying to startup. After that, my computer would reboot itself every time I log into window. I am using winxp pro sp2. Does the motherboard or anything would affect the installation of sql express?Any suggestion or idea would be appreciated!Thanks~

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