Performance counter registry hive consistency Problem - SQL 2008 Server installation

Dear All,

I would like to install SQL server 2008 Express under Window 7 Home Basic and I got a problem during installation.  The problem message is Rule "Performance counter registry hive consistency" and the articel 300956 does not apply to Window 7. 

I have searched the Microsoft forum and find a similar question with answer to the link http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/category/w7itpro/ but could not find the answer.

I was using Windows XP with Personal SQL server before and want to upgrade to Window 7 with the appropriate SQL server.  Can someone please help me?

Thanks

Kenneth
 

Question Info


Last updated February 26, 2019 Views 4,924 Applies to:
Answer
Answer

Thank you for visiting Microsoft Answers!

Refer this thread with a similar issue for solutions and check if it helps.

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sqlsetupandupgrade/thread/2ad04a94-adfa-4e04-ae0c-f72d5186080e

I suggest you to post this issue in MSDN Forums.

Please visit the link below to find a community that will offer the best support.

 http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sqlsetupandupgrade/threads

 Regards,
Afzal-Microsoft Support.
Visit our Microsoft Answers Feedback Forum and let us know what you think.

Did this solve your problem?

Sorry this didn't help.

Great! Thanks for marking this as the answer.

How satisfied are you with this reply?

Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site.

How satisfied are you with this response?

Thanks for your feedback.