Installation of SQLServer2008 fails (The registry key SYSTEMCurrentControlSetServicesRsFx0102InstancesShares is missing)


Installation of SQLServer2008 might fail with below error 

  Detailed results:
  Feature:                       Database Engine Services
  Status:                        Failed: see logs for details
  MSI status:                    Passed
  Configuration status:          Failed: see details below
  Configuration error code:      0xCD263ADC@1306@30
  Configuration error description: The registry key SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\RsFx0102\InstancesShares is missing.
  Configuration log:             C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Setup Bootstrap\Log\20090410_153833\Detail.txt

 

To resolve this issue:

Create a new KEY with name   InstancesShares under registry path

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet\Services\RsFx0102\ 

Uninstall the failed Database engine components and reinstall the SQLServer 2008 instance after restarting the system.

 

Regards

Karthick P.K

 

 

Comments (3)

  1. Matt J says:

    Karthick P.K's suggestion worked for me also. Thank you.

  2. P Arul Kumar says:

    Thanking You Very much Karthik. It really worked. Once again Thanking you very much.