.NET Tutorials, Forums, Interview Questions And Answers
Welcome :Guest
Sign In
Win Surprise Gifts!!!

Top 5 Contributors of the Month
Gaurav Pal
Post New Web Links

Configuration Wizard - Stuck on Microsoft SQL Server 2008

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 15, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
I have tried this three times and don't know what to try to be different. Configuration Wizard - Microsoft SQL server 2008  R2 Fails on Microsoft SQL server 2008  R2 Microsoft SQL server 2008  R2 is required in this training Kit Down load I have go though the download process at least 3 times and the configuration wizard still gets stuck on this step.   Any suggestions are appreciated.   I have a Window 7 PC.  

View Complete Post

More Related Resource Links

sql server 2008 import/export wizard... completely useless??



import/export wizard in 2000 had lots of options.

I could copy databases without a care in the world. Including constraints, stored proc., AND the data, etc.

Now, with v2008, the wizard is dumbed down too much. It's a "stupid" copy function that fails on the first constraint it meets.

"Copy database.." is not an option here: it needs sysadmin on both source and destination server.

Re-adding the constraints manually is not an option either: the database is WAY too large. 

I'm actually hoping there is a temporary bug in the import/export wizard. Each option (and you have THREE...) returns with a new error.

Googling, I found I am not alone:


This post is exactly my situation. Here's what his post says: (bolded key parts)


I'm trying to get used to sql server 2008 having been forced to upgrade by my isp. I need to back up my key db on a weekly remote schedule, so have been trying to use ssms to export data from my remote db to a local copy.

Firstly I created a new empty db on the local machine. Then I scripted the structure of the db on the remote machine and ran the resulting query on the local machin

How I can remove The Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Express installation manually.

How I can remove The Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Express installation manually ?   Other components uninstalled via Add/Remove but i cant remove SQL Server 2008 Express     From Add/Remove the following is installed:Microsoft SQL Server 2008   I have attempted to uninstall it via the Add/Remove method and this also failed.

SQL Server Reporting Services 2008 R2 - The configuration system has already been initialized

After correcting issues related to .NET 4.0, I am now encountering the error below. It occurs when I attempt to access one of the two web sites. I've been tracking my install/config progress here: http://serverfault.com/questions/178353/what-would-cause-a-500-internal-server-error-when-accessing-the-report-manager-ur   Error Log: appdomainmanager!DefaultDomain!ae8!09/07/2010-14:47:12:: i INFO: Appdomain:13 ReportServer_11-11-129283588326974843 started. appdomainmanager!DefaultDomain!ae8!09/07/2010-14:47:12:: e ERROR: AppDomain ReportServer_11 failed to start. Error: The configuration system has already been initialized. library!DefaultDomain!ae8!09/07/2010-14:47:12:: e ERROR: Throwing Microsoft.ReportingServices.Diagnostics.Utilities.ReportServerHttpRuntimeInternalException: Failed to create HTTP Runtime, Microsoft.ReportingServices.Diagnostics.Utilities.ReportServerHttpRuntimeInternalException: An internal or system error occurred in the HTTP Runtime object for application domain ReportServer_11.  ---> System.InvalidOperationException: The configuration system has already been initialized.    at System.Configuration.ConfigurationManager.SetConfigurationSystem(IInternalConfigSystem configSystem, Boolean initComplete)    at System.Web.Configuration.HttpConfigurationSystem.EnsureInit(IConfigMapPath configMapPath, Boolean listenToFileChange

Error while trying to register DLLs for Microsoft Jet on Windows Server 2008 R2 64bit

Hello! I'm having issues with importing Excel spreadsheets into Microsoft SQL Server 2005 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 64bit server.  After browsing the web, it appears that the problem is with the DLL's used by Microsoft Jet.  I've thus attempted to re-register these DLL's.  However, I am receiving the following results. c:\Windows\SysWOW64> regsvr32 c:\Windows\SysWOW64\msjetoledb40.dllSuccessful c:\Windows\SysWOW64> regsvr32 c:\Windows\SysWOW64\msjet40.dllSuccessful c:\Windows\SysWOW64> regsvr32 c:\Windows\SysWOW64\msjint40.dllThe module "msjint40.dll" was loaded but the entry-point DLLRegisterServer was not found c:\Windows\SysWOW64> regsvr32 c:\Windows\SysWOW64\msjter40.dllThe module "msjter40.dll" was loaded but the entry-point DLLRegisterServer was not found c:\Windows\SysWOW64> regsvr32 c:\Windows\SysWOW64\msjtes40.dllSuccessful c:\Windows\SysWOW64> regsvr32 c:\Windows\SysWOW64\mswstr10.dllThe module "mswstr10.dll" was loaded but the entry-point DLLRegisterServer was not found I've set the application pool for this site to use 32bit.  Please note that due to my role on the team, other options such as using ACE are not available to me, unless I can prove that I've exhausted all other options. Thoughts? Thanks,Mike

Help with Microsoft Authorisation Manager (Azman) for Windows Server 2008 and XP Dev

Morning all, I am hoping someone can shed some light on a problem i have as i seem to be at a dead end and cannot find a resolution. Even Google!   My scenario is as follows: 1) I have Azman installed on a windows 2008 server with the database hosted on SQL server. 2) I have an application that im developing in a Windows XP environment using a version managed PIA for AzMan (Microsoft.Interop.Security.AzRoles). When the application loads, and the following statement is executed: AzAuthorizationStoreClass store = new AzAuthorizationStoreClass(); store.Initialize(0, this.storeLocation, null); ... i get an exception which is thrown by .Initialise: "The specified network provider name is invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x800704B4)" the storeLocation is set and read from the configuration file as: <add key="storeLocation" value="mssql://Driver={SQL Server};Server={my2008server};/AzManDb/MyTestApplication" /> Any help is very much appreciated.  

OK to uninstall microsoft sql server 2008 r2 upgrade advisor?

After upgrading to microsoft sql server 2008 r2, is it OK to uninstall microsoft sql server 2008 r2 upgrade advisor and microsoft  sql server 2008 r2 setup support files?

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Express License For Deployment

I know that Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Express is free for download, but can i deploy it to client side for business purpose? Is there any license purchase required?

Error configuration Wizard WSS3 "The Language is not supported on teh server"

The following error happens during step 2 of the Configuration Wizard.

****** Error MSG from log******
  Task configdb has failed with an unknown exception
Exception: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: The language is not supported on the server. ---> System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x8102005E): The language is not supported on the server.


If I start the Wizard again I now get:
Exception: System.InvalidOperationException: Windows SharePoint Services configuration infrastructure is not initialized.  You must wait until completion before joining another server to the farm.

If I delete the databases and start again I get the first error msg again. 
I have uninstalled and reinstalled WSS3  SP2 numerous times.
The DBServer is the same machine.

TFS 2010 RC is also running on this server.

Any suggestions or help would be appreciated.

Error when running configuration wizard for sharepoint 2007 on windows 2008 r2

I am trying to install sharepoint 2007 on windows 2008 r2,the setup file ran ok but when I ran the configuration wizard I received this error "Failed to start the database service MSSQL$OfficeServers. Repair this product
by selecting it from the Add/Remove Programs menu."

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Installation Problem


Good evening!

I downloaded Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition (x86 and x64) from MSDNAA (i study computer science) and also  Windows 7 Professional (x86). I installed Windows 7 and i tried to install SQL Server but i receive the "Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 installation has failed. SQL Server 2008 Setup requires .NET Framework 3.5 to be installed." error. I tried installing .NET Framework but it doesn't work because it's installed by default with Windows 7 (i checked the "Turn Windows features on or off" page and the "Microsoft .NET framework 3.5.1" checkbox is checked). I understand that this means .NET framework 3.5 SP1 is also installed so i shouldn't have any errors.

Can anyone help me with this installation problem?

Thank you!

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio 2008 does not list all tables in database

When logging into SSMS 2008 to a SQL2008 database when I expand the tables in a database I only see a few tables listed.  I can login to the same instance with SSMS 2005 and all of the tables are there.  Is there a reason why this is this way?

I can do a select * from in a query window for any of the tables in the database via SSMS 2008 as well and it work fine.  It just does not display the tables.

Installing Microsoft Dynamics 10.0 with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 "Katmai"





I'm trying to install Microsoft Dynamics 10.0 with SQL 2008 Dev but when launching the utilities this returns the following error message:



Your current SQL Server is not a supported version.


Req: Microsoft SQL Server 8.0

Act: Microsoft SQL Server code name "Katmai" (CTP) - 10


You need to upgrade to SQL Server 8.0 before continuing.



Any ideas could help or has this if anyone knows been desinged not to work with GP10 currently?



Microsoft Excel Application in DCOMCNFG in Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Excel Application in DCOMCNFG in Windows Server 2008 is not found. This is presnt in windows server 2003. But how to configure this in Windows Server 2008.

Kindly help me as soon as possible.

Report Server Instance not shown in SQL 2008 R2 version for Configuration Manager



I am using Windows Server 2003. I have installed SQL Server 2005 and SQL 2008 R2 version in the machine. The sql server 2008 R2 version has the instance name as SQL2008R2

I am trying to configure "Reporting services Configuration Manager" for the SQL 2008 r2. I gave the machine name and hit the Find button, I am not able to get the Report server instance name.

But when I gave the server name, i am able to browse to the folders page in the Internet explorer. so the server is available . I gave like this in the IE, and I am able to see the page:

http://Server IP/Reports_SQL2008R2/Pages/Folder.aspx

In the eventvwr, I found the following errror "The Drive:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSRS10_50.SQL2008R2\Reporting Services\ReportServer\RSReportServer.config file failed to load. This error may occur if the XML is not valid. "

How to get the Report server instance name in the configuration manager.

Thank you

Usage of SQL Express from Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition (64-bit) to Windows 7

Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 was being used along with SQL Express for website development on the Operating System, Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition of Intel Xeon CPU @ 2.13 GHz (2 Processors) containing 12 GB RAM with 64-bit Operating System. Website was developed along with the databases of SQL Express with the help of Visual Studio. Whether the developed website along with the databases may be used on the Operating System, Windows 7 of 64-bit? The website will used within Intranet. Which Operating System and configuration to be used for the Intranet Website? Kindly guide me.

SQL Server 2005/2008 COPY Database Through Wizard



Let's start a very intresting thread here:

As you all know moving the database from one server(2000, 2005, 2008) to (2000, 20005, 20008) is not a big deal and can be done in many ways  like backup-restore, attcah-detach, and most easy (some time very complex:-)).

Here i wanna discuss an issue which i have faced.

I have two instances of SQL server 2008, i have created a new database Test in one instance, created few logins and mapped to  Test database with some permissions for this Test database.

Now i used copy database wizard to copy this test database to other instance, i sucessfully went through the wizard and selected SQL server object method to copy the Test database in other instance then i followed the remaing wizard, i selected the logins which i have created for the Test database and finnaly i reached the finish button i clicked finished and the copy of database completed sucessfully. I verified that Test dabase was there in other instance with the logins which i have created. So easy i was happy:-)

Problem: Some other day i wanted to copy AdventureWork database to the other instance of SQl server i was happy that its a very easy task i followed the same steps above(to copy the Test database ) and every thing went in the same way and i clicked finish to complete the wizard it took some time

SharePoint Workspace cannot reach the Configuration Server blugro2gms.groove.microsoft.com


Receiving the following error when opening SharePoint Workspace 2010:

"SharePoint Workspace cannot reach the Configuration Server blugro2gms.groove.microsoft.com"

Software Version: SharePoint Workspace 2010 (part of MS Office 2010 Pro Plus)

Steps taken to try to resolve issue:

-          Gr

ASP.NetWindows Application  .NET Framework  C#  VB.Net  ADO.Net  
Sql Server  SharePoint  Silverlight  Others  All   

Hall of Fame    Twitter   Terms of Service    Privacy Policy    Contact Us    Archives   Tell A Friend