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On a computer that is running Windows Vista, you install a default instance of Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Service Pack 2 or a later version of SQL Server 2005. On the same computer, you install a named instance of Microsoft SQL Server 2008. For example, you install an instance that is named "SQL2008."
In this scenario, you may receive an error message that resembles the following when you start the SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services Configuration Manager:
No report servers were found. Details: Invalid namespace
This problem occurs if the SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services Configuration Manager points to the SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services instance, and it cannot find the SQL Server 2008 instance.
To resolve this problem, use one of the following methods.
Method 1: Install the Cumulative update package 1 for SQL Server 2008For more information about how to install the Cumulative update package 1 for SQL Server 2008, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/956717/ )Cumulative update package 1 for SQL Server 2008
Method 2: Add a WMI namespaceAdd a WMI namespace that corresponds to the namespace that the SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services Configuration Manager tool is trying to use. To do this, follow these steps:
Note This procedure refers to a sample instance that is named "SQL2008."
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 960374 - Last Review: December 1, 2008 - Revision: 1.0