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MS SQL Server 2008 on the Windows XP SP3 System

Discussion in 'Getting Started' started by subrata.bauri, Mar 9, 2009.

  1. subrata.bauri New Member

    Hi All,
    I’m not getting any error message during MS SQL Server 2008 Installation on the Windows XP SP3 system.
    I want to know from you that are it compatible in this OS platform and can this system work as a Server?Thanks with regatds.,
  2. Luis Martin Moderator

    You can install sql 2008 (tools) on xp sp3. No way to work as a Server.
  3. johnson_ef Member

    HI,
    I have installed SQL server 2008 on XP and Vista. I think its RTM and I can use this as server. Even I had this doubt. I got this DVD from Microsoft.
    I am working with this Install.
    Regards
    -Johnson
  4. moh_hassan20 New Member

    SQL Server 2008 ENTERPRISE edition can't be install on windows xp , only windows 20003/2008 server
    other editions can be install on windows xp
  5. subrata.bauri New Member

    Thanks to all.
  6. johnson_ef Member

    HI
    I have installed SQL server 2008 enterprise RTM on Windows XP and Windows Vista Premium.
    the Query which I used to get this info in Vista machine is:SELECT
    SERVERPROPERTY('productversion'), SERVERPROPERTY ('productlevel'), SERVERPROPERTY ('edition'),
    SERVERPROPERTY ('editionid'), @@VERSION
    And the result is:
    10.0.1600.22 RTM Enterprise Edition 1804890536 Microsoft SQL Server 2008 (RTM) - 10.0.1600.22 (Intel X86) Jul 9 2008 14:43:34 Copyright (c) 1988-2008 Microsoft Corporation Enterprise Edition on Windows NT 6.0 <X86> (Build 6001: Service Pack 1)
    Regards
    -Johnson

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