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Security Update for SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2 (KB960089) RRS feed

  • Question

  • Each time I attempt to install the above update it fails.   I am on Windows 7.   Can anyone help please. 
    Friday, October 22, 2010 2:07 PM

Answers

  • As others pointed , take a look into %Program files%\Microsoft SQL server\90\Setup bootstrap\Log\ folder

    But, download SP3 for SQL  Server 2005 and install it (make sure that  you rn setip.exe as admin)

    Then , do not allow WU to install that secirity update on your machine


    Best Regards, Uri Dimant SQL Server MVP http://dimantdatabasesolutions.blogspot.com/ http://sqlblog.com/blogs/uri_dimant/
    Tuesday, October 26, 2010 10:20 AM
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  • With what error it is failing? Please post the content of summary.txt file located under C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Setup Bootstrap\LOG directory.


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    Friday, October 22, 2010 2:58 PM
  • Hi mrt.diy,

     

    Before further investigation, could you please provide us more information about this issue?

    Meanwhile could you please provide us the error messages logged into the setup log files which are located in the %Program files%\Microsoft SQL server\90\Setup bootstrap\Log\ folder by sending mail to _sqltnsp_at_microsoft_dot_com_(please replace dot with dot sign) with the following format:#Sample

    Subject: MSDN/TechNet forum question: <Thread Title>

    Attachments: <files>

    Hi Tom,

    ThreadURL:<URL>

    <Additional information>

    #End

     

    If anything is unclear, please let me know.

     

    Reference:

    How to: View SQL Server 2005 Setup Log Files

    http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms143702%28SQL.90%29.aspx


    Regards,
    Tom Li
    Tuesday, October 26, 2010 7:58 AM
  • As others pointed , take a look into %Program files%\Microsoft SQL server\90\Setup bootstrap\Log\ folder

    But, download SP3 for SQL  Server 2005 and install it (make sure that  you rn setip.exe as admin)

    Then , do not allow WU to install that secirity update on your machine


    Best Regards, Uri Dimant SQL Server MVP http://dimantdatabasesolutions.blogspot.com/ http://sqlblog.com/blogs/uri_dimant/
    Tuesday, October 26, 2010 10:20 AM
    Answerer