Issues installing SQL Server 2016 on Windows Server 2012R2

Issue

Receiving message that KB2919355 must be installed when installing SQL Server 2016 on Windows Server 2012R2

 

Product Line

TAC Vista, Andover Continuum, SmartStruxure Solution

Environment

Cyberstation

SQL Server 2016

Windows server 2012R2

Cause

To Install SQL 2016 on windows server 2012R2 you must have KB2919355 installed.

Resolution

To install KB2919355 you must first install KB2919442.  Once this patch is installed then you will need to install KB2919355.  After this patch is installed you will need to restart the server.  After the reboot you should be able to restart the SQL server install and complete it.

Links for the required

Download KB2919442

Download KB2919355