Solved

installing sql express management studio - .net framework 3.5 sp1 not installed

Posted on 2010-11-18
4
648 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
I need to install SQL server management studio 2008, however, its saying i need the .net framework 3.5 sp1 installed

i've tried installing it but it extracts and does do anything
i since found out in win 2008 R2 you need to enable it it roles

but it is enbaled (by its greyed out)

I'm not sure what to do next as i need to installed management studio urgently

thanks
0
Comment
Question by:websss
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 42

Accepted Solution

by:
EugeneZ earned 500 total points
ID: 34162895
are you admin on the box?  check event viewer for related errors..
try right click on the install file and select "run as administrator"
 
0
 
LVL 16

Expert Comment

by:EvilPostIt
ID: 34162923
You sure its 3.5 sp1 and not just 3.5. (I have made this mistake before, it cost me 2 hours) :)
0
 

Author Comment

by:websss
ID: 34163009
0
 
LVL 42

Expert Comment

by:EugeneZ
ID: 34163066
did it help?
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
SPROC to look for existing record in passed table name 7 46
Calculated columns 13 61
Splitting the content of a column in SQL 11 20
Help Extract Specific in SQL 8 19
Use this article to create a batch file to backup a Microsoft SQL Server database to a Windows folder.  The folder can be on the local hard drive or on a network share.  This batch file will query the SQL server to get the current date & time and wi…
In this article we will get to know that how can we recover deleted data if it happens accidently. We really can recover deleted rows if we know the time when data is deleted by using the transaction log.
Familiarize people with the process of utilizing SQL Server functions from within Microsoft Access. Microsoft Access is a very powerful client/server development tool. One of the SQL Server objects that you can interact with from within Microsoft Ac…
This video shows how to set up a shell script to accept a positional parameter when called, pass that to a SQL script, accept the output from the statement back and then manipulate it in the Shell.

911 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

20 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now