FIX: Cannot uninstall service packs for SQL Server 2014 after a cumulative update is installed

Applies to: SQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 DeveloperSQL Server 2014 Enterprise More

Symptoms


Assume that you have installed a cumulative update on an instance of Microsoft SQL Server 2014 that has a service pack installed. When you uninstall the cumulative update and the service pack, none of them are uninstalled correctly. But you don't receive any error messages about this.

Resolution


The issue was first fixed in the following cumulative update of SQL Server:

References


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