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SQL Server 2008 offline while installing Cumulative update

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

I've been asked to install SQL 2008 CU 10 for SP1 and was wondering if the sql server is still available during the install of the cumulative update.  Is a restart necessary after installing a cumulative update?  I don't have a test machine and I need to apply it to a production server.


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