[SQL 2008] There are no SQL Server instances or shared features that can be updated on this computer Posted by: Cliff Hobbs Why when I try to instal SQL Server 2008 SP1 I get the following error message: There are no SQL Server instances or shared features that can be updated on this computer. [More…] email print 23 SEP 0 About the Author: Cliff Hobbs is a 12 times Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), the first to be awarded in the UK for Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS) back in 2004 and every year since (first in System Center Configuration Manager (ConfigMgr) and then Enterprise Client Management). He has worked as a Consultant with SMS since version 2.0 (over 16 years) and ConfigMgr/ SCCM during which time he has gained extensive experience of designing, deploying, and supporting large enterprise-wide systems management solutions on behalf of many companies such as Microsoft, HP, EDS, Getronics, 1E and Abbey across multiple industry sectors. As well as running this website in his spare time Cliff enjoys travelling with his wife and son, and photography. Related PostsNo related posts found.