I keep getting the following error when trying to install SQL Server 2008 R2, during the Server Configuration Screen:

The full-text service account must be a domain account on windows 2003 domain controller.

I have tried putting in a active directory user/password, as well as NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM, but the same error comes up for both

please help

1 Answer 1


removed the username, left it blank and it went through.

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