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Windows® Small Business Server 2011 by Charlie Russel and Sharon Crawford

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Installing SQL Server (Part One)

To install SQL Server, insert the DVD in the drive on the server and follow these steps:

  1. If the startup sequence doesn’t start automatically, select Computer from the Start menu and double-click the DVD drive.

  2. The first dialog box that appears, shown in Figure 25-1, advises that Microsoft .NET Framework and an updated Windows Installer will be installed as part of the SQL Server installation. Click OK.

    The first setup dialog box

    Figure 25-1. The first setup dialog box

  3. The SQL Server Installation Center, shown in Figure 25-2, opens. The following sections describe the links on each page.

Figure 25-2. The SQL Server Installation Center

Planning

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