Practice Files and SQL Server 2008 Configuration

The companion CD inside this book contains the practice files that you’ll use as you perform the exercises. The practice files and the step-by-step instructions in the lessons let you learn by doing, which is an easy and effective way to acquire and remember new skills. The companion CD also contains a SQL Server 2008 database that is the data source for the analytical solutions that you will create and use throughout this book.

Installing the Practice Files

Follow these steps to install the practice files on your computer so that you can use them with the exercises.

  1. Remove the companion CD from the package inside this book and insert it into your CD-ROM drive.


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