I downloaded the installation files from the website instead of using the
one in the MSDN Library - KB816720 lead me to the solution although it only
describes the problem on Win2003.
"Henrik Jaeger" <henrik.jaeger(at)tectura.com> wrote in message
> Hi all,
> has anyone had experience installing SQL Notification Services SP1 on a
> Virtual PC?
> The VPC is set up with WinXP SP2, SQL Server 2000 SP4 (Developer Edition),
> SQLXML 3.0 SP1 and Visual Studio 2003 (Enterprise Edition).
> When I try installing SQLNS I get an error message saying: "The Engine
> Components and Client Components features require Microsoft .Net
> Framework. install the Microsoft .Net Framework and run setup again to
> install these features". My problem is that the .Net Framework IS
> installed on the VPC - and I have tried both with and without SP1 for the
> .Net Framework.
> Has anyone had this problem, and more importantly does anyone know how to
> solve it?
> Kind regards,
> H. Jaeger