How do I get sharepoint installed? RRS feed

  • Question

  • I need to upgrade my wss3 installation to version in order to restore a backup from a different server running

    My server is running

    Where can I download the update to get to


    Based on a link from here:


    I was able to request and download kb2276474.

    When I attempt to install this update on my server running, I get the following error:

    "The detection failed, this can be due to a corrupt installation database."


    Looks like answer may be found here:







    • Moved by Mike Walsh FIN Thursday, May 5, 2011 7:00 PM admin q (From:SharePoint - General Question and Answers and Discussion (pre-SharePoint 2010))
    • Moved by Lily Wu Thursday, May 12, 2011 3:39 AM MOSS 2007 issue. Thanks. (From:SharePoint 2010 - Setup, Upgrade, Administration and Operation)
    Thursday, May 5, 2011 6:33 PM