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Installing I/NET 2.42 or higher and Vista 5.1.7 or higher on a 64-bit operating system


Various errors during installation of I/NET 2.42 and Vista 5.1.7 on a 64-bit Operating system


Windows 7 64-Bit


Windows 7 64-Bit



  1. Install SQL according the instructions found in the SQLExpress folder on the I/NET CD
  2. Run the SQL Server 2005 backwards compatibility tool located on the I/NET installation CD
  3. Install Vista 5.1.7
  4. Install I/NET 2.42.

Step-by-Step Process:

Installing SQL

1 - Download SQL2008 Express 64 (SQLEXPR_x64_ENU.exe) bit from this location

2- Run SQLEXPR_x64_ENU.exe

3- In the left hand section, select Installation

4- In the Right and section, select New SQL Server stand-alone installation of add features to an existing installation.

5- At the "Setup Support Rules" screen select OK

6- At the "Product Key" screen, select Next

7- At the "License Terms" screen, check accept and select "Next"

8- At the "Setup Support Files" screen, select Install

9- At the "Setup Support Rules" screen, select Next

10- At the "Feature Selection" screen select: Database Engine Services, SQL Server Replication, Management Tools - Basic (If Present) and SQL Client Connectivity SDK. Leave the Shared feature directory as default.

11- At the "Instance Configuration" screen, select the Default instance option, accept the default Instance ID, accept the Instance root directory default settings and select next.

12- At the "Disk Space Requirements" screen, select Next

13- At the "Server Configuration" screen, under SQL Server Database Engine set the Account name to NT AUTHORITY/SYSTEM, leave the password field blanks, and set the startup type to automatic. Under SQL Server Browser Service, set the Startup Type to Automatic


14- At the Database Engine Configuration screen, set the Authentication Mode to "Mixed Mode", Define a strong password (example: @sql2008), in the Specify SQL Server administrators section click "Add Current User". Select Next.


15- At the "Error and Usage Reporting" screen, select Next

16- At the "Installation Rules" screen, select Next

17- At the "Ready to Install" screen, select Install

18- At the Installation Progress screen, when the setup

process is complete, select Next

19- At the "Complete" screen, select Close.

SQL Configuration:

1- In the Windows Start Menu, launch the SQL Server Configuration Manager

2- In the Left hand section of the window, highlight SQL Server Services

3- Verify that SQL Server Browser and SQL Server are Running

4- In the left hand section of the window, expand SQL Server Network Configuration and highlight Protocols for MSSQLSERVER

5- Enable Named pipes and TCP/IP

6- Close the SQL Server Configuration Manager

7- Restart the PC

Installing SQL Server 2005 Backward Compatibility

1- On the I/NET 2.42 installation CD, look in Support\SQLBCM_64Bit and launch the SQLServer2005_BC_x64.msi file

2- Follow all the prompts on each screen and accept all defaults.

Install Vista 5.1.7

  1. Download and Run the TAC Vista Server 5.1.7 installation package.
  2. Accept all default settings
  3. Do not start the Vista Server at this time

Install I/NET Seven 2.42

  1. Install I/NET Seven 2.42 using the installation CD
  2. Follow prompts and use defaults
  3. When prompted for the SQL password, select "Windows Authentication"
  4. Restart the PC
  5. Open I/NET Configuration through the start menu.
  6. Modify the default Config profile or create a new profile.
  7. Close I/NET Configuration
  8. Start I/NET
  9. Activate any Vista Licensing
  10. Start Vista Server
  11. Start Vista Workstation
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