i have SQL MDF file and i would like to connect it to SQL server 2008

Posted on 2013-12-01
Last Modified: 2013-12-06
i install SQL server 2008 and now i am installing SQL server 2008 studio manager and i am receiving the attach error message

this installation is doing on virtual machine if its relevant

my goal is to create SQL server that i be able to attach the MDF and Log file to it

there are 3 print screen
1. meassge before install studio
2. error message during studio installation
3. All programs what install till now

please advice how i continue

Question by:gvilbis
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strivoli earned 250 total points
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Once you have installed SQL 2008, you should update it to the latest SP and apply all HFs.

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Sagir87 earned 250 total points
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Please download latest SQL Server 2008 SP3 from the link given below:

SQL Server 2008 License edition:

SQL Server 2008 Express edition:

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