Why does the SQL server 2000 SP3 not appear as present during the installation of WinCC V6.0 SP3, even though it is installed?
SQL Server 2000 SP3 has to be installed in order to install WinCC V6.0 SP3.
The SQL server installation is supplied in WinCC.
There are two different SQL server CDs for WinCC V6.0 and WinCC V6.0 SP3. The CD for WinCC V6.0 is marked "Siemens AG, Copyright 2003" and the CD for WinCC V6.0 SP3 is marked "Siemens AG, Copyright 2004".
In order to install WinCC V6.0 SP3, ensure that you use the SQL server CD marked "Siemens AG, Copyright 2004".