.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

cannot install sql server 2008 Developer

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 22, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

I get this error when I try to install SQL SERVER 2008 DEveloper

PerfMonCounterNotCorruptedCheck - please help !!


View Complete Post

More Related Resource Links

Tried everything, cannot install SQL Server 2008 Developer on Windows 7 Professional

I have a legal, purchased copy of Windows 7 on my X86 computer. I have downloaded through my university a copy of SQL Server 2008 (through MSDNAA). I have tried every single post for four days to no avail to get this installed, and it is crucial for my SQL class (obviously).

Everything I do leads to ".NET Framework 3.5 SP1 installation failed. .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 must be installed."
To my understanding, .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 is installed by default in Windows 7. This is confirmed by the lack of installer on Microsoft websites for Windows 7, the ability to install other software such as Google Chrome that requires .NET Framework 3.5 SP1, and the availability of .NET Framework 3.5.1 in the Windows Programs and Features.

I have tried installing SQL Server 2008 SP1, which installed successfully, as recommended by Microsoft and then running the setup program using the /PCUSource=c:\SP1 method to have it recognize the SP1, to no avail.

I made sure that all features of .NET Framework 3.5.1 were enabled in Windows Programs and Features.

Windows 7 is completely up to date.

I have tried installing Visual Studio 2008 (which successfully installed), but SQL Server would not install afterwards.

I h

Will SQL Server 2008 Developer Edition install on Windows 7 64-bit Professional? OS not listed on re

I just purchased Windows 7 Professional  for installation on an Intel 64-bit laptop. I planned on purchasing SQL Server 2008 Developer Edition but noticed that Windows 7 Professional is missing on the requirements list. 

I was hoping someone here could verify that SQL Server 2008 Developer Edition will install on the OS mentioned above. 

Here's the requirements page I was viewing:


SQL Server 2008 Developer Edition Install fail due to .NET Framework 3.5 missing

I am attempting to install SQL Server 2008 Developer Edition on my laptop.  I already have VS 2008 SP1 installed and the .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 installed on my machine.  When I run setup.exe, it fails saying the .NET Framework 3.5 installation failed and that .NET Framework 3.5 is required for the installation.  I obviously have this already on my machine.  What's the problem and how do I get this to install?  Below is the text in my SqlSetup.log file:

10/10/2008 13:22:25.453 ======================================================================
10/10/2008 13:22:25.515 Setup launched
10/10/2008 13:22:25.546 Attempting to determine media source
10/10/2008 13:22:25.562 Media source value not specified on command line argument.
10/10/2008 13:22:25.578 Setup is launched from media directly so default the value to the current folder.
10/10/2008 13:22:25.609 Media source: C:\Downloads\en_sql_server_2008_developer_x86_x64_ia64_dvd_x14-88839\
10/10/2008 13:22:25.640 Attempt to determine media layout based on file 'C:\Downloads\en_sql_server_2008_developer_x86_x64_ia64_dvd_x14-88839\mediainfo.xml'.
10/10/2008 13:22:25.703 Media layout is detected as: Full
10/10/2008 13:22:25.718 Media LCID is detected as: 1033
10/10/2008 13:22:25.734 Local setup.exe not found, so continuing to run setup.exe from media.

How can Install Office 2007 on Windows server 2008 R2 64 bit machine in WSS 3.0

I have  64 bit machine  and Windows server 2008 R2 has installed. i have successfully install WSS 3.0  , but  when i tried to install  office 2007 ,  one  error  has  come  "OS is not compatible "  i thought  it was asking  for 64 bit office  2007   and i go through the  google and R&d find no 64 bit office is available ,  i have used   excel .dll in my custom code  so my problem is that   how can  install office 2007  on 64 bot OS 2008 r2  machine .  if anyone can help   me  , please let me know . thanks in advance

Cannot install SQL Server 2008 R2

I download the SQL Server 2008 R2  and cannot complete set up because Windows Power shell failed the details stated that it has not been installed. Setup cannot not be completed.  How do I install Windows Power shell? I choose 64 bit setup because I have a  Vista Home Premium   Service Pack 2 64 -bit Operating System. Should I try to use 32-bit installuation set up?

SQL Server 2008 R2 fails after Windows XP Pro SP3 install

We recently encountered an issue with SQL Server 2008 R2 failing to run after the upgrade from Windows XP Pro SP2 to SP3. This was tested and reproduced (with varying results) on more than one computer. Steps to reproduce this. On a Windows XP Pro machine with Service Pack 2 installed, install SQL Server 2008 R2. Next upgrade Windows to Service Pack 3. Now upon opening SSMS or trying to start the SQL server service you receive the following message: "This application has failed to start because the application configuration is incorrect. Reinstalling the application may fix this problem". In some instances reinstalling/repairing SQL Server 2008 R2 does fix the issue.  In other cases the installer crashes and you need to use msizap to clean it up before you can reinstall.  In other cases you do not receive any errors at all. After testing in multiple virtual machines it looks like the cleaner the Windows install the more likely you are to run into this issue.  On machines with most or all windows updates (prior to SP3) installed you do not necessarily even get the failure.  On machines with just Windows XP Pro SP2 installed with no additional updates you get the failure every time. Obviously the SQL Server 2008 R2 prerequisites are installed in all cases in order to be able to install SQL server to begin with. Any help with this would be appre

SQL Server 2008 R2 Install on Vista

Hi folks, I am trying to install the 32 bit trial version of sql server 2008 R2 on my PC, which has windows vista premium. I launch the setup, I choose the install sql server 2008 R2 option, it goes through the first step, then i choose evaluation version and accept the terms, then get the window saying installing rules etc for the setup, hit the next button, nothing happens, I get the main setup window with all the options. The setup is not going through fully neither i get any error,,, what is the issue here, I have been trying to do this for the last couple of days. I have .net 3.5 framework SP1. Thank you RamdasRamdas

sql server 2008 R2 Developer Edition

I am having trouble finding a place to actually purchase the developer edition of Sql Server 2008 R2. I went to CDW and they provide the ability to purchase a developer license but don't provide the actual software. Where can I actually purchase the developer edition without subscribing to MSDN? Thanks Royal

SQL Server 2008 Install failure - Reporting Services Rule Failures

I'm installing SQL Server 2008 on Windows 7.  I'm going through the install and on the "Installation Rules" page I have two failures: Reporting Services Catalog Database File Existance Reporting Services Catalog Temporary Database File Existance Clicking on each of the failures they both say that each file exists "Select a reporting services file-only mode installation" Clicking the "Help" button tells me to "Rename, move, or delete the files" This is the only information I can find on this exact failure.  I'm not technical enough to know exactly where these files are or what they are named.  I cannot proceed any further without correcting this issue.  I'll include some of the shorter summary log files.  I can include other detail log files if that would help. Thank you so much for any help. Select Log Files: SUMMARY GLOBAL RULES LOG: Overall summary:   Final result:                  Passed   Exit code (Decimal):           0   Exit message:                  Passed   Start time:                &n

Unable to install SQL Server 2008 Express R2 after installing .NET 4.0

Hi experts, I intend to redistribute SQL Server 2008 Express R2 in my installer. I've extracted the setup files from SQLEXPR32_x86.exe and pass in the appropriate command line parameters during the setup. Recently, I noticed if I applied the following Windows Update: .NET 4.0 Client Profile, I will hit into the following error when I installed SQL express. .NET Runtime 4.0 Error Reporting EventType clr20r3, P1 setup100.exe, P2 10.50.1600.1, P3 4bb67524, P4 mscorlib, P5, P6 4ba1da6f, P7 44f0, P8 32, P9 system.security.security, P10 NIL. .NET Runtime Application: setup100.exe Framework Version: v4.0.30319 Description: The process was terminated due to an unhandled exception. Exception Info: System.Security.SecurityException Stack: at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Setup.Setup.DebugBreak() at Microsoft.SqlServer.Chainer.Setup.Setup.Main() Running the setup.exe from a file server will give these errors but if I copied the entire setup files to a local folder and run setup.exe from there, it runs fine. May I know what am I missing? I definitely need to support to install SQL express running from a file server location. Thanks, MK  

report viewer error / visual web developer 2008 / sql server 2008 / report viewer add on / win7 x64

hi, i decided to export my local site to iis today, the process wasn't smooth.   anyway. i was able to access my site, the db tables are working as i am able to create new records and retrieve them. my main problem now is with the report object. i've tried the work around found here : http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2002980.. it helped sort of. i used to have only a big page of error before i did the work around, now i am able to see half of the report (the report interface) but the contents, the field are filled with 404 errors. any idea how i can fix this??                  

SQL Server 2008 R2 Developer Edition

I've been looking to get SQL Server 2008 R2 Developer Edition since I discovered that there was going to be one.  My question is, where do i get it?  I can't find any place that references a place to buy it, or upgrade to it.  Any ideas?

Can't install SQL Server 2008 Enterprise on Windows 2008 Enterprise

A new fresh Windows 2008 installed and install all avaliable updates. Then install SQL server 2008, it firstly install some update too. Then reboot and run setup.exe again, it always give me the following message:Managed SQL Server Installer has stopped workingWhat's wrong with it? how to solve this issue?

named instance sql server 2008 install on cluster

I have a production two-node cluster with sql server 2008 sp1 cu7 running over windows server 2008 sp2. If I were to install a new named instance on this live environment, would it impair the default sql server instance functionality? I'm not referring to processor/io while the install is in progress. My question specifically is would the install process by its nature bring down the default instance. I'm pretty sure it won't, but don't see any documentation that would confirm this. thanks.

SQL Server 2008 Express impossible to install.

As part of ARCserve backup r15, SQL Server 2008 Express is to be installed on a windows 2003 sp2 server (french language). All the prerequistes are present (power shell, .NET 3.5, Windows Installer 4.5...). The install fails with an -2147024893 error. I have not found anything conclusive about this error on the net. To get down on the issue I tried to install sql 2008 Express SP1 manually first. It fails with no error, returning to the main installation screen after installing the support files. The SQLSetup.log shows no apparent error but stop abruptly with the following : "Attempting to launch process d:\23ab1738a0f035434457b033\x86\setup100.exe"... as if this attempt was "suspended in the air". I have already tried to uninstall/install .NET 3.5 SP1, PowerShell, Windows Installer 4.5. No previous version of SQL had never been existed on this server. I even run "caspol.exe /machine -reset". I have tried the installation with SQL 2008 Express in english... I made registry cleanups... It's been one week of investigation and for the first time in my career I'm "dry". Is my case desperate ? Thanks   ******************* I enclosed the summary.txt when it's ARCServe r15 which is installing. I notice that "requested action" is "RemoveNode". I suppose it's related to any cluster. But we have not any cluster on the

getting MOF error trying to install either SQL 2005 Developer version or SQL 2008 R2 Developer versi

I have tried so many times but failed to install SQL 2005 Developer version on my XP machine. Got the 29513 error. I then switched to SQL 2008 R2 Developer version and got the MOF syntax error. I'm new SQL Server and need some help fixing this problem. I'm not sure what version of the SQL 2005 version it is. I downloaded it from MSDN Subcriber Download page. Any help to fix this problem would be appreciated. Got a project that needs to use Sql Server ASAP.

Easy install package vs MsSQL server 2008

Is there anything i wont be able to do if i use SQL Server Express Database from the downlod install package offered on asp.net? Ive used MSSQL server 2008 and 2005, but to be honest i think it might be overkill cause im not very familiar with those applications. I just need the database for creating websites. Will i be able to remote connect to my webbhotel host and remotely modify the database on the remote server?Now i have a mess, i have installed both MsSQL 2005 and 2008 and im not even sure wich database is created with what. I would love to just have one simple setup, but im not sure if i can manage to migrate the databases to the new computer with this easy install package.The easy install package contains: ASP.NET and ASP.NET MVC Visual Studio 2010 Express Development Tool SQL Server Express DatabaseThanks for your time!
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