Install Windows 2003 Compatible Applications on Windows 2008

Dear All

Here we have upgraded one Windows 2003 Server to 2008 and I was trying to install Business objects on it.

While Installation it was giving error when installation wastrying to start each service of Bussines Objects

so i have checked Evenet log and following error has been shown in Event viewer
Evenet Log
by Reading this event log nothing has been cleared that becuase of which it was services are not getting started.
Please find the soultion which has resolved the issue and Bussines Object has installed and running fine.

As Bussines Obejcts XI is a Windows 2003 Comaptible Application it was giving that error

Step 1
Right click setup and select Properties

Step 2
Click in Compatibility tab

Step 3
Select Windows 2003 service pack 1 and check run as Administrator

AFter doing these steps double click on Setup. Will get installed and run smoothly.


Prashant Deshpande


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