Want to win a PS4? Go Premium and enter to win our High-Tech Treats giveaway. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express (MSSMLBIZ) - Failed to Install

Posted on 2009-05-15
2
Medium Priority
?
2,252 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-07
I recently upgraded to MS Office 2007 Professional from Office 2003, and cannot, regardless of what I try, get CD 2 of the installation set to install SQL Server 2005 Express or the Outlook 2007 Business Contact Manager.  Every attempt results in the same error:

Setup failed to install the required component Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express (MSSMLBIZ).  Microsoft Office Professional 2007 CD 2 cannot continue.  See C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Setup Bootstrap\LOG\Summary.txt for more detail.

I have tried many recommendations that I've found on the internet, including:

1.  Uninstalling SQL Server 2005 components and then install it from the standalone version offered via Microsoft's website.

2.  Reinstalling MS Office.

3.  Reinstalling Outlook.

4.  Using the Windows Install Clean-up program to make sure that "interrupted" installations were deleted and then attempting to reinstall SQL Server.

Thus far, NONE of the recommendations I've had have gotten me any further.  Does ANYBODY have any suggestions or has anybody dealt with and resolved this problem?  I am attaching the Summary.txt file referenced in the error message so that somebody with a "fresh eye" can take a look at it.  I don't, a this point, know what I'm looking for.
Summary.txt
0
Comment
Question by:ggerdes
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
PUBAND earned 1500 total points
ID: 24396964
Look for other components installed that support Microsoft SQL Server.  I had a terrible time loading SQL 2005 after installing Ofiice 2007 because it installed SQLExpress.  Once I removed everything that was associated with SQL using Add/Remove Programs on the Windows Control Panel, it went in smoothly.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:ggerdes
ID: 31581972
I have removed all components via Control Panel and through the Windows Install Clean-up tool several times.  This has not alleviated the problem.
0

Featured Post

Visualize your virtual and backup environments

Create well-organized and polished visualizations of your virtual and backup environments when planning VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V or Veeam deployments. It helps you to gain better visibility and valuable business insights.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Recently, when I was asked to create a new SQL 2005 cluster, Microsoft released a new service pack for MS SQL 2005 what is Service Pack 3. When I finished the installation of MS SQL 2005 I found myself troubled why the installation of SP3 failed …
In this article I will describe the Copy Database Wizard method as one possible migration process and I will add the extra tasks needed for an upgrade when and where is applied so it will cover all.
In this video, Percona Director of Solution Engineering Jon Tobin discusses the function and features of Percona Server for MongoDB. How Percona can help Percona can help you determine if Percona Server for MongoDB is the right solution for …
This lesson discusses how to use a Mainform + Subforms in Microsoft Access to find and enter data for payments on orders. The sample data comes from a custom shop that builds and sells movable storage structures that are delivered to your property. …

604 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question