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    • Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition with Advanced Services Service Pack 3

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        • Note: You must have administrative rights on the computer to install SQL Server Express.

            Step 1: Install Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 or later from the Microsoft Download Center.

            Step 2: Download SQL Server Express by clicking the Download button at the top of this page. To start the installation immediately, click Run. To install SQL Server Express at a later time, click Save. SQLExpr_Adv.exe is a self-extracting installation package of SQL Server Express.

            Step 3: Follow the installation instructions provided in the Readme. For known issues, review the Release Notes.

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