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When running the Version Upgrade Wizard to upgrade SQL Server 6.x to SQL Server 7.0, if a database whose name is 30 characters long is excluded from the upgrade, the wizard generates an unhandled exception and stops running.
If Dr. Watson is set as the default debugger, an error message similar to the following will be displayed immediately after clicking the EXCLUDE button:
An application error has occurred and an application error log is being generated.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in SQL Server 7.0 Service Pack 1. For more information, contact your primary support provider.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for SQL Server 7.0. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base: