Can we Restore database backups in SQL Server 2005/2008/2008 R2 which were backed up in SQL Server Denali ?

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Can we Restore database backups in SQL Server 2005/2008/2008 R2 which were backed up in SQL Server Denali ?
NO, we can not restore higher version of databases to a lower version. It is not possible to restore a database from a backup of a newer version because SQL Server 2011 (Denali) database backups are not backward compatible with SQL Server 2008/2005.

If you try to do so, you will end up getting the following error message.

Can we Restore database backups in SQL Server 2005/2008/2008 R2 which were backed up in SQL Server Denali ? Restore database backups DEnali restore a backup of a SQL Server 2011 database onto an instance of SQL Server 2008 / 2005

How to restore Database in SQL Server Denali from a backup file, which was created in older version?

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