troubleshooting Question

unable to restore database in sql server 2008

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Microsoft SQL Server 2008Microsoft SQL Server
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I m getting the following error during a database restore

TITLE: Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio

Restore failed for Server 'CHLP0120\MSSQL'.  (Microsoft.SqlServer.SmoExtended)

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System.Data.SqlClient.SqlError: The database was backed up on a server running version 10.50.2550. That version is incompatible with this server, which is running version 10.00.4000. Either restore the database on a server that supports the backup, or use a backup that is compatible with this server. (Microsoft.SqlServer.Smo)

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I have upgrade the sql server 2008 to 2008 R2 but the instance is still the same 10.0.4000

How shall i restore this database?

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