Maximizer / SQL Management Studios Installation Failure with Visual Studio SP1 Missing Error
Maximizer fails to install when you select SQL Management Studios or when you do a manual install of SQL Express, you get the error: â€œAnother version of Microsoft Visual studio 2008 has been detected that must be updated to sp1â€, but Visual Studio is not installed.
Chances are you have a Toshiba laptop with Windows 7 and what you’re getting is a false positive message from the Toshiba tools installed with the Toshiba Windows 7 installation CD.
Open “Regedit” and update the following keysâ€™ value from “0″ to “1″. Please make sure that the SP and SPIndex values are 1 and that the SPName is SP1.
For 32-bit, check the following registry keys:
For 64-bit, check the following registry keys:
Before you change the key, please back up â€˜Registryâ€™ first.
More information, Please reference: Back up the registry http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Back-up-the-registry
Shannon Porter (The Maximizer Guy)