If not select it and start it (either using the button on the toolbar or the option in the context menu). ↑ Return to top Did SQL Server Install? When it works - it is great, when it doesn't - you land on this page... Please Run Steam to keep your install of DAO up to date". my specs? 2x e5-xeon 2670 @ 3.1Ghz, 2x 580 GTXs - so specs aren't the problem.
Back to top #2 Slatanness Posted 03 November 2009 - 08:09 PM Slatanness Members 1 posts Same here.And windows wants to send a report as well.What gives????? Does that help? Many users have installed SQL Server Express 2008 and are using it instead of 2005. windows 8 - it just always crashed in the configuator #4 jarmat View Profile View Posts 5 Sep, 2013 @ 12:03am Worked for me in Wondows 8 #5 Bunny View Profile
So all of the setting and resolution default to low. Turn off all runing programs and then try to run it 8. If the status is anything other than "Running" (or, possibly, "Started" in the case of Windows XP users), right click on it and select "Start". Download and use SQL Management Studio to create the database and restore the content database.
All rights reserved. Dragon Age Inquisition Difficulty Settings Write down your "product code(s)". 2. If the files do not exist, you can attempt to restore them in a number of ways: 1. Some other things that might be important: I run Windows Vista, There is no Bioware/Dragon Age folder in "My Documents, and there is no Override Folder in the "Steamapps/commom/Dragon Age Origins/packages/core"
Install the 1.05 patch. http://answers.ea.com/t5/Dragon-Age-Inquisition/After-patch-side-by-side-config-error/td-p/4257928 I fixed it! Dragon Age Inquisition Config Reason: Failed to open the explicitly specified database. [CLIENT:
We want to make finding the help you need better, faster, and easier. The games I have installed actually run really well, and untill today I had never had any issues with them. Password Register Games FAQ Today's Posts Search Search Forums Tag Search Advanced Search Google Search My Threads and Posts My Posts My Threads Steam Game Discussions # - C D - Whether I clicked PLAY or CONFIGURE the game would crash. Dragon Age Inquisition Graphics Settings
You can enter the following command to try restoring the database manually (Change the paths to bw_dragonage_content.bak and your Dragon Age folder as appropriate): "C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Tools\Binn\"sqlcmd -S .\BWDATOOLSET -E I bought and installed the game several days ago and am trying to play it. Try the file verification thing first. This solved the same issue I was having.
No→ Did MSSQL Express install? Failure To Deliver Dragon Age at System.IO.__Error.WinIOError(Int32 errorCode, String maybeFullPath) at System.IO.FileStream.Init(String path, FileMode mode, FileAccess access, Int32 rights, Boolean useRights, FileShare share, Int32 bufferSize, FileOptions options, SECURITY_ATTRIBUTES secAttrs, String msgPath, Boolean bFromProxy) at System.IO.FileStream..ctor(String path, Simply unhiding the folders fixed the problem and has let me install anything and everything with no further issues.
A quick internet search for any error that you get will often help you figure out what SQL Server is choking on in your particular case. ↑ Return to top Additional Try install new sound driwers (helped for me to fix total war games, but i dont recomend this) Back to top #22 Gorath Alpha Posted 09 June 2011 - 06:35 PM I downloaded the 1.05 patch from the link in your post, but that gives me another error message, this time saying "this update is not for the Steam distribution of the Letter From A Lover Dragon Age Unfortunately there is no easy way for the installer to catch these problems and alert you.
Since the SQL Server is installed, you should be able to skip the first step, and start from the heading "Installing SQL Server Management Studio Express" 2. From your listing of the error messages, it's clear that SOMETHING is not installed properly, but DAUpdater should have been "installed" as part of the overall game installation process. Of course, since SQL Server is not installed, you would still get the "Unable to to connect to the database" error at this point. The folder (on both of my machines) was created by DAO in C:\\Users\\YourName\\Documents\\Bioware\\Dragon Age.
Path to executable field may hold some clues. An easy way is to run the Server Surface Area Configuration tool that should have been installed with the toolset and Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express. Nor does compatibility mode. Back to top #19 thekarlm Posted 08 June 2011 - 11:55 AM thekarlm Members 1 posts If you're running the steam version, disable the in-game overlay - that worked for me
Report Message 3 of 6 (975 Views) Reply 0 Re: Dragon Age Origins Configuration Utility has stopped working [Edited] Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Product: Microsoft SQL Server 2005 -- Error 28062. thanks! #3 Sisaan View Profile View Posts 23 Jul, 2013 @ 3:16am doenst work for me .. One point that might be worth pointing out: I just registered two promotional codes through the Bioware store for The Stone Prisoner and a joint piece of armor for Mass Effect
Happy Gaming! --Thandal===============================================If a post solved your problem, click the "Accept as Solution" button.If you want to answer someone's question, click the "Reply" button.If you appreciated someone's post, click the "XP" One thing I have seen is that it is left over from some manual file deletions, the .mdf and .ldf files no longer exist, but the service is still there. If it isn'tin your Origin Library, or in-game, or on the BSN, or it is but you can't get it to install, you'll need "official support" froman EA Game Advisor. To correct this change the administrative privileges for the directory you're installing the toolset from.
Tech questions go either to EA for official support, or to the appropriate platform Tech Discussions forum, where users discuss tech stuff with each other, offer advice, & suggestions ("Self Help"). Back to top #3 bugsraid666 Posted 28 November 2009 - 02:26 AM bugsraid666 Members 2 posts same here , c'ant play the game T_T Back to top #4 monkeyfoot34343 Posted 28 Several years later and I just had the same problem. Report Message 4 of 6 (766 Views) Reply 0 Re: failed to start because side-by-side configuration is incorrect Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email
Malum View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by Malum Find Threads by Malum Steam Users' Forums > Steam Game Discussions > D - G > Dragon Age series Try running the toolset installer a second time, make sure that you leave that option checked so that the installer will attempt to install SQL Server 2005. Did the database get restored / created? Ensure SQL Server (BWDATOOLSET): Open the SQL Server Configuration Manager (by default Start | Microsoft SQL Server 2005 | Configuration Tools | SQL Server Configuration Manager) and in the object tree
My PC also passes minimum requirements. #1 IM-BEAST-MODE View Profile View Posts 12 Jul, 2013 @ 1:35am WAIT, Got it to work. Run the toolset configuration program (configuretoolset.exe, in the same directory as the toolset itself) and then click "next" through the configuration wizard until you get to the "Content Database" field.