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2304548 - DB Version out of range during SAP Upgrade on SQL Server


During the upgrade of a SAP System on MS SQL Server, you are prompted to upgrade SQL Server with the following message:

ERROR: DB version xx.xx.xxxx.xx out of range (too low) Upgrade the database system at least to version xx.xxxx.xx

INFO: please note that this check may be preliminary since the tool has not yet collected enough information about the target. So the requested version might eventually be higher.

The abvove image ilustrate the error, but it is not restricted to the above versions (version listed may vary).



  • SAP NetWeaver based systems
  • MS SQL Server 2005, 2008 (R2)


SAP NetWeaver all versions


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