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Some components in the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 have two different methods to complete the installation process:
1. Attended Installation - An interactive user interface will guide you through the setup process and obtain all of the information and consent required to complete the installation. This includes the displaying, acknowledgement, and archiving of the applicable SQL Server license terms.
2. Un-Attend Installation - This is a DOS command line setup process that does not have an interactive user interface to guide you through the setup process. In this case, you will be required to enter a parameter during installation that indicates your acceptance of the license terms.Some components in SQL Server 2008 R2 have two different methods to complete the installation process.
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