troubleshooting Question

unable to restore database in sql server 2008

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

TITLE: Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
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Restore failed for Server 'CHLP0120\MSSQL'.  (Microsoft.SqlServer.SmoExtended)

For help, click: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?ProdName=Microsoft+SQL+Server&ProdVer=10.50.2500.0+((KJ_PCU_Main).110617-0026+)&EvtSrc=Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Smo.ExceptionTemplates.FailedOperationExceptionText&EvtID=Restore+Server&LinkId=20476

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

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)

For help, click: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?ProdName=Microsoft+SQL+Server&ProdVer=10.50.2500.0+((KJ_PCU_Main).110617-0026+)&LinkId=20476

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BUTTONS:

OK
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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?

thanks
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