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Getting the error: D:MSSQL7Binnisqlw.exe is not valid

I have loaded SQL Server 7.0 on my WinNT 4.0 workstation. Everytime I try to run the Query Analyzer I get the error: D:MSSQL7Binnisqlw.exe is not a valid Windows NT application.

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It sounds like your installation has been corrupted for some reason. Try reinstalling SQL Server, perhaps from different media.


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This was first published in July 2002

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