Service Pack 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 2005 is now available. SQL Server 2005 service packs are cumulative, and this service pack upgrades all service levels of SQL Server 2005 to SP3. You can use these packages to upgrade any of the following SQL Server 2005 editions:
- Enterprise Evaluation
Download Service Pack 3 for Microsoft SQL Server 2005
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Reference : Pinal Dave (https://blog.sqlauthority.com)
SQL Server 2005 Books Online (December 2008) ?
I think thats the link to the latest bol. The correct link should be
Thanks for the information. I was waiting for this. I knew CTP is already released.
Link you provided is pointing to Books Online but not SP3.
Link for SP3:
As far as I know, no company will install CTP’s on their servers just like RTM’s. Every company or most of the companies will wait for SP1 or SP2 to release before they implement that product.
Question : I want to know, who will then check this CTP’s and RTM’s ? I know not big companies .