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SQL Sever developer Installtion

SQL Server 2000 and 2005 can exist side by side on the same machine, they has to be installed as separate named instances.

SQL Server 2005 can be installed as a separate named instance, however a check should be made to ensure that any critical applications that require SQL Server 2000 are capable of supporting named instances

1. Insert the DVD into the DVD drive and double-click on the icon:

2. The installation screen should appear:

The SQL Server installation screen appears

3.Click on Server components

4. Read the terms and conditions of the license agreement and click the check box to accept them:

Then click Next.

5. The Installing Prerequisites screen appears:

Click on the Install button and wait whilst the system components are configured. This may take 10-20 seconds.

6. Once the prerequisites are installed, click on Next:

7. Wait for a few seconds for the following screen to appear, and then click on Next:

8. The System Configuration Check screen appears:

If the configuration check completes successfully (Success appears in the top panel, all ticks in the Details panel), click on Next.

9. Fill in the Registration Information details:

Click on Next.

10. Select the components to install:

Note that the components selected in the screen shot above are the most common components that will be needed for most developers and development DBAs. However, if another component such as Analysis Services is needed, it can be added easily after-wards by re-inserting the installation DVD and re-running the setup program.

Click on the Advanced button to open up further options.

11. The advanced Features Selection screen opens:

It is not necessary to change the default installation path or the Developer Edition installation, unless your organization has a standard which is different

When Default instance radio button is disabled, this probably means that there is another, default instance of SQL Server 2000 or SQL Server 2005 already installed

In this case, consult the DBA for the project as it may not be necessary or desirable to re-install the database components.

Click on Next.

13. Select the radio button Use the built-in System account:

This step’s will change the Windows account under which the SQL Server service executes to the Local System account.

Click on Next.

14. Change Authentication Mode to Mixed Mode and set a password for the sa logon.


Click on Next.

15. Keep the default collation settings, UNLESS the DBA for the project specifies that they should be changed.

Click on Next.

16. Select Error Reporting and Usage options – it does not matter what these are set to, as they are completely at your discretion:

click on Next.

17. The pre-installation screen will now appear:

click on Install.

18. The Setup Progress screen will appear, informing you of installation progress:

19. The Setup steps have completed:

Click on Next.

20. The Completing Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Setup screen will now appear:

Click on Finish. SQL Server 2005 installation is now complete.

Attach the Raymedi database with the sql 2005 developer edition and start further proceedings

Additional information:

To access Data base server from other machines, click on the Surface Area Configuration tool link.

21. The Help Protect Your SQL Server screen will appear:

22. The SQL Server 2005 Surface Area Configuration screen will appear:

Every thing is fine start using Raymedi produc

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