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SQL Express SP3 Setup Installation Issues

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
Cannot install SQL Express SP3 on Windows Vista SP1 (32bit) Sony Vaio Laptop. I am logged in as administrator and also select "Run as administrator" on the file downloaded from MS website (SQLEXPR32). Errors 1303 &1603. I have NET 3.5 Framework SP1 installed. I have run Windows Install cleanup and have given full permissions on the file. I tried to grant all users full control under the Windows folder but access was denied. This is my personal PC. I'm not a techie. I have been working on this for several days. Please help! I need this program to run software for upcoming CPA exam. Tech support for the software did not work. Following are the error messages: I could not locate the file "Microsoft.NetEnterpriseServers Error 1603 log file is too large to submit so only a portion is included in the message.   Microsoft SQL Server 2005 9.00.4035.00 ============================== OS Version : Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2 (Build 2600) Time : Sat Sep 18 15:30:41 2010 Machine : MADELEINE-PC Product : Microsoft SQL Server Setup Support Files (English) Product Version : 9.00.4035.00 Install : Failed Log File : C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Setup Bootstrap\LOG\Files\SQLSetup0001_MADELEINE-PC_Support.log Last Action : InstallFinalize Error String : Error writing to file: Microsoft.NetEnterpriseServ

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