Thursday, January 07, 2010

MS: Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.SqlServer.Sqm

When you try to run SQL 2008 Management Studio on Windows 2008 R2 x64 you receive this error:

Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
Cannot show requested dialog.

Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.SqlServer.Sqm, Version=, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=89845dcd8080cc91' or one of its dependencies. The module was expected to contain an assembly manifest. (SqlMgmt)


Copy the file Microsoft.SqlServer.Sqm.dll located on C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Shared to folder C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Tools\Binn\VSShell\Common7\IDE and C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Tools\Binn\VSShell\Common7\IDE. The file size inside these 2 folders should be 0 bytes.

Monday, January 04, 2010

CtxAdmTools: HP Proliant Support Pack v1.2 Released!

HP Proliant Support Pack Cleaner v1.2 - This FREE tool remove the agents of HP Proliant Support Pack from HP/Compaq Virtualized Servers

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