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    Resolved [RESOLVED] SQL server 2008 express installation failure

    i am installing SQL server 2008 express
    on a winXP machine + SP3 + PowerShell

    but i am getting error
    TITLE: SQL Server 2008 R2 Setup
    ------------------------------

    There are validation errors on this page. Click OK to close this dialog box. Review errors at the bottom of the setup page, then provide valid parameters or click Help for more information.

    ------------------------------
    BUTTONS:

    OK
    ------------------------------
    and on the last it shows (compressed directory)

    what is the problem please

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    Re: SQL server 2008 express installation failure

    With so little information, I would guess that you're trying to install to a compressed folder and that isn't supported. I'm quite sure that there's more information available to you than you've provided to us though.

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    Wink Re: SQL server 2008 express installation failure

    thanks for your repl sir
    you are correct , it was a compressed folder

    now i set righted
    thank u

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