How to determine the SQL Service Pack Level on SQL Server 2000 or MSDE

How to determine the SQL service pack level on SQL Server 2000 or MSDE

Procedure Steps

To determine which version of SQL Server 2000/MSDE the customer is running:

1) Open Control Panel and select Add or Remove Programs.

2) Select 
Microsoft SQL Server from the list.

3) Click the link: Click here for support information. You will see a build number such as or 8.00.xxxx.
-If the build number ends in four digits the customer has Service Pack 4.
-If the build number is 8.00.760 then they have Service Pack 3.
-If the build number ends in any other 3 digit number then Service Pack 1 or Service Pack 2 are installed and will need to be upgraded.

Note:  Please refer to the OnGuard release notes for the required SQL service pack version.

Applies To

SQL Server 2000/MSDE

Additional Information

For more information, refer to the Microsoft Knowledge Base article at: