There is a 6.50.479SQL Server 6.5 Service Pack 5a (SP5a) Update
You could try applying that. Or for a case like this, Microsoft Product
Support may help you.
I have problems with upgrade sql server 6.5 to sql server 2000
enterprise edition on Windows 2000 Server.
I have in the server, sql server 6.5 with service pack 5a and sql
server 2000 enterprise edition with service pack 4 - both in
But when I try to run the 'Wizard to upgrade sql server', I have
received the following error : " The export server must be running
Microsoft SQL Server 6.5 ".
I did everything that the procedure say but I haven't had luck. I
need to solve this problem as soon as possible and I don find the
Thanks and Regards,