Article ID: 956009 - View products that this article applies to.
You upgrade an earlier version of Microsoft SQL Server to Microsoft SQL Server 2008. However, a problem occurs during the upgrade. After the upgrade, you are notified that the following features are not installed:
Additionally, the following error message is logged in the Summary.txt file:
Note The Summary.txt file is in the following folder:
Final result: SQL Server upgrade failed. To continue, investigate the reason for the failure, correct the problem, uninstall SQL Server using the following command line, and then rerun SQL Server Setup. Uninstall command line: setup /q /action=uninstall /instanceid=MSSQLSERVER /features=SQLEngine,Replication,FullText,AS,RS
%ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Setup Bootstrap\LogThis error message instructs you to run a command to uninstall SQL Server 2008. However, if you run the command, you receive the following error message:
The following error occurred:
No feature were uninstalled during the setup execution. The requested features may not be installed. Please review the summary.txt logs for further details.
You cannot uninstall SQL Server 2008 because the following features are not installed:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
You can safely ignore the error message in the Summary.txt file only if you receive the following error message when you run the command:
In other situations in which the error message is logged in the Summary.txt file, you should diagnose the actual problem that causes the error message to be logged.
No feature were uninstalled during the setup execution.
Article ID: 956009 - Last Review: March 19, 2009 - Revision: 2.0
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