Hi Currently I have 2008R2 installed on a machine. All of the stuff in production is on 2008 SQL Server. I cant use 2008R2 Bids with the packages, it will update them for compatibility then have problems with 2008 environment. So, I need to downgrade to Bids 2008. I have access to all of the versions, I guess I am asking if someone has done this before, what is the best way. Im thinking of completely uninstalling and re installing, but Im hoping I dont have to. Sorry if this is a stupid question
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Ahmed, I had already read both of those before posting. I am not downgrading the server, just the client tools.
Alberto, I just uninstalled the SSIS, SSAS, SSRS components of SQL Server 2008R2. Tomorrow Im going to try an install them with SQL Server 2008. I heard this is possible through a freind. Any feedback on that?
Thanks for both of your input
That is possible, it worked for me.
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