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#1 Brucetta


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Posted 29 May 2011 - 01:05 PM


I have recently resolved a malware issue on the forum below.


As part of the advice I attempted to update windows but keep getting the error code 42B for Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition Service Pack 4 (KB2463332)

Any advice?

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Posted 29 May 2011 - 02:19 PM

See here: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sqlsetupandupgrade/thread/89956323-9d1d-4985-9e6b-5d7fb1a7fc8e

WARNING!!! This suggestion involves editing of the registry. Improper editing of the registry can cause your computer to become unbootable. ALWAYS backup your registry before modifying the registry.

To backup your registry, create a System Restore point. Alternatively, you can use the free utility ERUNT to create backups of your registry: http://www.larshederer.homepage.t-online.de/erunt/

For more information about modifying the registry, see this Microsoft article: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/256986

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