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SQL Server MSDE installation error

Posted on 2012-03-29
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I am trying to install SQL Server 2000 MSDE on Window XP pro but keep getting this error when I try install : "the instance name specified is invalid."
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please clarify how you install the msde 2000

please check the posted soloution @

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en/sqldatabaseengine/thread/dd5a677b-f19d-43ed-9837-0724f6bcb82a
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