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Old April 22nd, 2017, 09:50 AM
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Default Adventure works database not compatible

I have the Professional Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services 2012 with MDX and DAX. I have downloaded the express edition of sql server management studio 2012 as i can not locate the enterprise or development versions anywhere. However although I can download the adventure works DW sample database from the code for the relevant chapter 2 in the book I am unable to attach or import any of the files that come with the analysis services multidimensional tutorial. I keep on getting messages like the one below. Is it because I am using an express version of sql server 2012 ? Microsoft tell me that they no longer provide software for 2012 developer edition. I could download sql server management studio 2016 developer but I cannot find a wrox book that covers 2016. What should I do? Help!! I have spent a lot of money on a book I cannot use



TITLE: Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio
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Failed to retrieve data for this request. (Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc)

For help, click: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?ProdN...r&LinkId=20476

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

An exception occurred while executing a Transact-SQL statement or batch. (Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo)

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C:\MYSQLServer\AnalysisServicesMultidimensionalTut orial.database is not a primary database file. (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 5171)

For help, click: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?ProdN...1&LinkId=20476

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