SQL Server 2008 R2

I am installing SQL Server 2008 R2 64 bit onto a Windows 2008 R2 64bit OS and receive an installation rule message that 64 bit process (Not applicable) and 64-bit operating systme (not applicable).  I check the OS install on my computer and it says System Type 64 bit Operating System.  Do you know why I would be receiving this message?  Or does it has something to do with Sharepoint not been installed on the Server?
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Marten RuneConnect With a Mentor SQL Expert/Infrastructure ArchitectCommented:
Well, then you can always look at the summary*.txt files. Typicall location for them is: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Setup Bootstrap\Log"

Maybe they can give you a clue to what was going on.

//Marten
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Marten RuneConnect With a Mentor SQL Expert/Infrastructure ArchitectCommented:
Please screenshot or post the exact phrase of the error message. Well take it from there.

//Marten
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mobotAuthor Commented:
Martin thanks for your respond but I went pass the message and finished the install.  When I check programs install it says SQL 2008 R2 64 bit, so I am not sure what the message meant.
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ValentinoVBI ConsultantCommented:
As you seem to have managed to get SQL Server installed, I don't think that you have a problem...  You wouldn't have been able to proceed the install if your machine didn't pass all requirements.
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XRCCCommented:
I believe that he is referring to this (see attached screen shot). I was wondering about it myself (which is how I found this thread).

It is on the rules page of the setup sequence.

I am installing SQL 2008 R2 64-bit on Server 2008 R2 64-bit
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mobotAuthor Commented:
IT just worked really
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