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Restore MSSQL 2000 backup database to 2005

I want to upgrade from MS SQL Server 2000 to 2005. I have the backup file of the current database in 2000. How can I restore (or other way) 2000 database to new 2005 database? I want to keep the tables, views, relationships, data, triggers, procedures, index... Is it possible to do that? Or any walkaround?
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Aneesh RetnakaranDatabase AdministratorCommented:
just restore the database as u normally did in SQL server 2000.
Once you have restored , change the Database Compatability level to 90 (in order to use the SQl server 2005 features )
pupuregAuthor Commented:
Yes it works. Thank you very much anneshattingal
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