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When you try to install Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition (SQL Server Express) or Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition with Advanced Services, the installation fails. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
If you examine the SQL Server error log when this problem occurs, you see an error message that resembles one of the following:
Server SQL Server is terminating because of fatal exception c000001d.
Error message 1
SqlDumpExceptionHandler: Process 4 generated fatal exception c000001d EXCEPTION_ILLEGAL_INSTRUCTION. SQL Server is terminating this process.
Error message 2
For more information about how to examine the SQL Server error log, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) Web site:
2006-03-02 22:40:24.79 Server Error: 17311, Severity: 16, State: 1.
2006-03-02 22:40:24.79 Server SQL Server is terminating because of fatal exception c000001d. This error may be caused by an unhandled Win32 or C++ exception, or by an access violation encountered during exception handling.
This problem occurs because of one of the following reasons:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Microsoft has no plans to provide support for CPUs that do not support cache prefetching. If you experience this problem because of the CPU, you must install SQL Server Express or SQL Server Express with Advanced Services on a different computer that is equipped with a CPU that supports cache prefetching.
The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
Article ID: 919392 - Last Review: June 2, 2006 - Revision: 1.1