FIX: Internal Error 998 Reported from Profiler

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BUG #: 52728 (SQLBUG_70)
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When you start the SQL Server Profiler, you may see the following error message in the Windows Event Viewer Application log:
Date:     3/25/99          Event ID: 998
Time:     10:34:35AM       Source:   SQLServerProfiler
User:     N/A              Type:     Error
Computer: {computer name}  Category: Internal Error
Executable	: C:\MSSQL7\Binn\sqltrace.exe
Description	: Set focus failed
Source	: ..\..\..\..\src\sqlcbs.c
Line	: 3134


Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in SQL Server 7.0. This problem has been corrected in U.S. Service Pack 1 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
232570INF: How to Obtain Service Pack 1 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 and Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0
For more information, contact your primary support provider.

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This does not prevent the SQL Server Profiler from operating properly and can be safely ignored.


Article ID: 224157 - Last Review: October 26, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 Standard Edition
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