Tag: sql


installing microsoft sql server 2008 r2 on windows 8/windows server 2012

when trying to install microsoft sql server 2008 r2 on windows 8 or windows server 2012 i was always prompted with the “program compatibility assistant” … which i knew for quite some time and which back then always told me “you can not install the software you are trying to install but you can click …


installing Security Update for SQL Server 2008 (KB2494089) fails

when trying to install the update using automatic update the installation failed on my system with no proper error message .. after some extraction and manual installation it shows that the .net framework 4 was missing … thanks microsoft for hiding this information and causing half an hour of extra work …