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BUG #: 234619 (SHILOH_bugs)
In the SQL Server 2000 Enterprise Manager, the OK button in the Database Properties Options dialog box is disabled. Although you expect the button to become enabled after you make a change to any of the database options listed, this does not happen if the database was created with the MAXSIZE parameter.
The OK button becomes enabled for changes to most options on the screen, except for the following:
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290211/EN-US/ )INF: How to Obtain the Latest SQL Server 2000 Service Pack
To work around this behavior, use Transact-SQL statements to change the recovery model or the compatibility level for a database.
To change the recovery model to SIMPLE for a database, use the ALTER DATABASE command as follows:
To set the database compatibility level to 70 for a database, use the sp_dbcmptlevel stored procedure as follows:
For more information about these commands, refer to SQL Server 2000 Books Online.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in SQL Server 2000. This problem was first corrected in SQL Server 2000 Service Pack 1.
To reproduce the problem, use the following steps: