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Cannot install SQL Server 2008 Management Studio Express

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 08, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

I can't get the SQL Server Management Studio to install.  I'm running Windows 7 (32-bit), and have successfully installed the Sql Server 2008 R2 developer edition (from dreamspark.com).  Some of the SQL Server (SQLEXPRESS) advanced Properties are as follows:

File Version: 2007.100.4000.0


64-bit OS: No

Service Pack Level: 2

Version 10.2.4000.0

I downloaded the x86 SSMS 2008 express from http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=08e52ac2-1d62-45f6-9a4a-4b76a8564a2b

When I execute the download, I get a compatibility issues message stating I must apply SQL Server 2008 SP1 or later before I run SS2008 on my version of windows.  When I run the program, it extracts all the files and then launches the SQL Server Installation Center.

I select the "Installation" option for a new SS stand-alone or add features, which then launches the Setup Support Rules (Passed: 7, Failed: 0, W:0 S:0).  I click OK, advancing to the Setup Support Files stage.  Clicking on install completes (P:10 F:0 W:1 (firewall) S:0), and then clicking on Next brings me to the Installation Type screen. I select the Add Features radio button & click Next, which then brings me to the Feature Selection screen.

It is here where I get stuck because I can't select any

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