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Microsoft SQL 2005 Server Express Edition Install Error

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Hello
I'm trying to install Microsoft SQL 2005 Server Express Edition but I'm getting the following error: SQL Server Setup unexpectedly failed... Then it says something about a log file.
Here's the contents of that log:

Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Setup beginning at Thu Nov 22 22:30:08 2007
Process ID : 3856
e:\6f695192a2be55cedd30e3868397bfd2\setup.exe Version: 2005.90.1399.0
Running: LoadResourcesAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8
Complete: LoadResourcesAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8, returned true
Running: ParseBootstrapOptionsAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8
Loaded DLL:e:\6f695192a2be55cedd30e3868397bfd2\xmlrw.dll Version:2.0.3604.0
Complete: ParseBootstrapOptionsAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8, returned false
Error: Action "ParseBootstrapOptionsAction" failed during execution. Error information reported during run:
Could not parse command line due to datastore exception.
Source File Name: utillib\persisthelpers.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:55 2005
Function Name: writeEncryptedString
Source Line Number: 124
----------------------------------------------------------
writeEncryptedString() failed
Source File Name: utillib\persisthelpers.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:55 2005
Function Name: writeEncryptedString
Source Line Number: 123
----------------------------------------------------------
Error Code: -2146893813
Windows Error Text: Key not valid for use in specified state.

Source File Name: cryptohelper\cryptsameusersamemachine.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Mon Jun 13 14:30:00 2005
Function Name: sqls::CryptSameUserSameMachine::ProtectData
Source Line Number: 50

2148073483
Could not skip Component update due to datastore exception.
Source File Name: datastore\cachedpropertycollection.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:49 2005
Function Name: CachedPropertyCollection::findProperty
Source Line Number: 130
----------------------------------------------------------
Failed to find property "InstallMediaPath" {"SetupBootstrapOptionsScope", "", "3856"} in cache
Source File Name: datastore\propertycollection.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:50 2005
Function Name: SetupBootstrapOptionsScope.InstallMediaPath
Source Line Number: 44
----------------------------------------------------------
No collector registered for scope: "SetupBootstrapOptionsScope"
Running: ValidateWinNTAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8
Complete: ValidateWinNTAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8, returned true
Running: ValidateMinOSAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8
Complete: ValidateMinOSAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8, returned true
Running: PerformSCCAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8
Complete: PerformSCCAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8, returned true
Running: ActivateLoggingAction at: 2007/10/22 22:30:8
Error: Action "ActivateLoggingAction" threw an exception during execution. Error information reported during run:
Datastore exception while trying to write logging properties.
Source File Name: datastore\cachedpropertycollection.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:49 2005
Function Name: CachedPropertyCollection::findProperty
Source Line Number: 130
----------------------------------------------------------
Failed to find property "primaryLogFiles" {"SetupStateScope", "", ""} in cache
Source File Name: datastore\propertycollection.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:50 2005
Function Name: SetupStateScope.primaryLogFiles
Source Line Number: 44
----------------------------------------------------------
No collector registered for scope: "SetupStateScope"
00DFCFC4Unable to proceed with setup, there was a command line parsing error. : 2
Error Code: 0x80070002 (2)
Windows Error Text: The system cannot find the file specified.

Source File Name: datastore\propertycollection.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:50 2005
Function Name: SetupBootstrapOptionsScope.InstallMediaPath
Source Line Number: 44

Class not registered.
Failed to create CAB file due to datastore exception
Source File Name: datastore\cachedpropertycollection.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:49 2005
Function Name: CachedPropertyCollection::findProperty
Source Line Number: 130
----------------------------------------------------------
Failed to find property "HostSetup" {"SetupBootstrapOptionsScope", "", "3856"} in cache
Source File Name: datastore\propertycollection.cpp
Compiler Timestamp: Fri Jul 29 01:13:50 2005
Function Name: SetupBootstrapOptionsScope.HostSetup
Source Line Number: 44
----------------------------------------------------------
No collector registered for scope: "SetupBootstrapOptionsScope"
Message pump returning: 2

I have no ideea what to do. I'm using XP Professional SP 2.
Please advise ! Thank you !
p.s. I just realized I posted on the wrong forum. Sorry for that ! Please delete this post !
Nov 22 '07 #1
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