Solved

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 - 9.00.3062.00 (X64)   Jan  8 2008 20:12:21   Copyright (c) 1988-2005 Microsoft Corporation  Windows Internal Database (64-bit) on Windows NT 6.0 (Build 6001: Service Pack 1)

Posted on 2013-06-24
7
607 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-24
Hi,

I am running SBS 2008 and have been told by some developers I need to install SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2, can someone let me know if this is supported and where I can download the link?

Regards

Tahir Ahmed
0
Comment
Question by:Tahir2008
  • 4
  • 3
7 Comments
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
MattSQL earned 500 total points
ID: 39272399
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=9969

However SQL Server 2005 is no longer under mainstream support, and support for service pack 2 has ended. My recommendation would be to go to Service Pack 4 if your application supports it.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Tahir2008
ID: 39272413
Thanks Matt,

I will speak with developer after SQL Server 2005 SP2 has been installed.

Regards

Tahir
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Tahir2008
ID: 39272487
I've requested that this question be deleted for the following reason:

Unnecessary question, as per Matt's recommendation all the information is listed online.
0
Ransomware-A Revenue Bonanza for Service Providers

Ransomware – malware that gets on your customers’ computers, encrypts their data, and extorts a hefty ransom for the decryption keys – is a surging new threat.  The purpose of this eBook is to educate the reader about ransomware attacks.

 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:MattSQL
ID: 39272435
If my recommendation provided the answer, shouldn't I receive points?
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Tahir2008
ID: 39272504
Quick question Matt,

When I run the SP2 upgrade it lets me select the files but does not let me select SBSMonitoring
|
|_Database Services

Or Client Components.

Any ideas? Is this normal?
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:MattSQL
ID: 39272509
Yes, the service packs are pretty automated. If the components are not upgraded then you wont be able to select them.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:Tahir2008
ID: 39272559
Matt,

I have received the following notice:

'By default, users on Windows Vista and later operating systems are not members of the System Administrators role for SQL Server or Analysis Services. To add users to the System Administrator role, user the check box below to launch the SQL Server 2005 user Provisioning Tool for Windows Vista after SP2 installation completes.

Do I need to do this step?
0

Featured Post

VMware Disaster Recovery and Data Protection

In this expert guide, you’ll learn about the components of a Modern Data Center. You will use cases for the value-added capabilities of Veeam®, including combining backup and replication for VMware disaster recovery and using replication for data center migration.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Let's review the features of new SQL Server 2012 (Denali CTP3). It listed as below: PERCENT_RANK(): PERCENT_RANK() function will returns the percentage value of rank of the values among its group. PERCENT_RANK() function value always in be…
I have a large data set and a SSIS package. How can I load this file in multi threading?
This video shows, step by step, how to configure Oracle Heterogeneous Services via the Generic Gateway Agent in order to make a connection from an Oracle session and access a remote SQL Server database table.
Viewers will learn how the fundamental information of how to create a table.

803 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