Error “performance counter registry hive consistency” while installing SQL Server 2008 is really frustrating error. I have installed Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Evaluation Edition quite a few times but this is first time I got error “performance counter registry hive consistency”. This error itself shows that there is a problem in registry of performance counter so the prime question is, how to resolve this issue? There may be few different ways but I use “LodCTR.exe” file.
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