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I installed sql server 2005 developer edition on my pc. I am not able to see server in management studio. I installed default instace as an installation option.
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I currently have a machine with SQL Server 2005 SP3 installed. I would like to add a SQL Server 2008 instance, but I'm not sure if I should upgrade the 2005 or try to install a separate instance of ...
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I'm in the process of migrating development databases from an old (soon to be decommissioned) database server to a VMWare-hosted virtual machine running Windows 2008 x64. The old server runs SQL ...
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I instaled SQL Server 2005 64bit extended on Win 7 64bit and I can't start mssqlservice. it isn't listed amoung services. when i try to connect on the database with the SQL Management studio in the ...
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How to install SQL Server 2005 evaluation on Windows XP?

I am frustated because when I try to install the evaluation edition of SQL Server 2005 it shows only the books online check box. I have installed Visual Studio 2003 first and the .NET framework 2.0 ...
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Installing SQL Server 2005 - Performance Monitor Counter Requirement (Error)

when installing SQL Server 2005, I get this error. Can anyone tell me how to sort this out? Thanks, Optician Performance Monitor Counter Requirement (Error) Messages Performance ...