Downloading and installing Report Builder

The Report Builder .msi file can be downloaded from http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=29072

The version of the file used in the preparation of this book is 11.0.2100.60 (24.8 MB). This is the standalone version. Details of the file are as follows:

  • File name: ENU\x86\ReportBuilder3.msi
  • Version number: 11.0.2100.60 (3/6/2012)
  • Size: 24.8 MB

Some of the basic requirements are:

  • Access to SQL Server 2012 Database Engine
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 installed
  • 80 MB of hard disk space and 512 MB of RAM

While it can be installed in attended or unattended modes, for the preparation of material for this book it was installed in the attended mode.

In the attended mode, you are guided by a wizard. During ...

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