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Errors of dotnetnuke clean install version 05.01.04 and how to correct the issue

Errors of dotnetnuke clean install and how to correct the issue Version: DotNetNuke Community 05.01.04 Source Folder name: DotNetNuke_Community_05.01.04_Source Errors: Failed to generate a user instance of SQL Server due to a failure in starting the process for the user instance. The connection will be closed. Invalid value for key 'attachdbfilename'. Solution for DotNetNuke version 05.01.04 source code: On clean source export into the web site folder. I usually export the source code into C:\Inetpub\"dnnLatest" or "dnn050104"\ (this is just sample, you can keep your own choice of location) Rename "DotNetNuke_VS2008.sln" file to "dnnLatest_VS2008.sln" Open Notepad and from Notepad open "dnnLatest_VS2008.sln", search and replace "DotNetNuke_Community" or "DotNetNuke_2" to "dnnLatest" or "dnn050104" For vista OS give full permissions for user "Network Services" on root folder of th