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sqmapi.dll. Verify that the file exists and that you can access it.

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 13, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
I'm getting the following error when I try to install SQL Server 2008 on Windows Server 2008.  I looked under the following directory to make sure the file wasn't missing.  It is definitely there.  So I'm not sure why I'm getting the error.This is a remote server so I had to mount an ISO to install it.  Any thoughts on this.  I'd like to start using these products.  At this point I can't even install SQL Server 2008.Thanks,JimTITLE: Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Setup------------------------------ The following error has occurred: Error reading from file F:\x86\setup\sql_common_core_msi\PFiles\SqlServr\100\Tools\Binn\VSShell\Common7\IDE\sqmapi.dll.  Verify that the file exists and that you can access it. Click 'Retry' to retry the failed action, or click 'Cancel' to cancel this action and continue setup. For help, click: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=20476&ProdName=Microsoft+SQL+Server&EvtSrc=setup.rll&EvtID=50000&ProdVer=10.0.1600.22&EvtType=0xF45F6601%25401201%25401 ------------------------------BUTTONS: &RetryCancel------------------------------

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