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Upgrade SQL 2008 to SQL 2008 R2 error

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 24, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

Upgrade SQL 2008 to SQL 2008 R2 error :

The process cannot access the file C:\Windows\system32\perf-ReportServer-rsctr.dll because it is being used by another process”


I need some help?

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