Hai everyone<BR><BR>I&#039;ve got a master.DAT SQL Server 6.5 data file and I want to load into a SQL 7 or 2000 server. Is this possible or do I have to load into 6.5 then upgrade to 7 or 2000.<BR><BR>If i copied the dat file and pated into the data folder. than i start the sql server 6.5 , It gives database does not exists.<BR><BR>Need help very urgent<BR><BR>with regards<BR>sthanika