Servers

    Thank you for downloading

    • Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 R2 SP2 - Express Edition

      If your download does not start after 30 seconds,
      Click here

      Choose the files that didn't download.

      File NameDownload LinkSize
      SQLEXPR_x86_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here110.4 MB
      Click here110.4 MB
      SQLEXPR_x64_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here122.4 MB
      Click here122.4 MB
      SQLEXPR32_x86_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here97.4 MB
      Click here97.4 MB
      SQLEXPRADV_x64_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here1,008.6 MB
      Click here1,008.6 MB
      SQLEXPRADV_x86_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here894.1 MB
      Click here894.1 MB
      SQLEXPRWT_x64_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here340.5 MB
      Click here340.5 MB
      SQLEXPRWT_x86_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here318.4 MB
      Click here318.4 MB
      SQLManagementStudio_x64_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here161.0 MB
      Click here161.0 MB
      SQLManagementStudio_x86_ENU.exeRecommended
      Click here158.3 MB
      Click here158.3 MB
      Download Summary:
      KBMBGB

      You have not selected any file(s) to download.

        • Prerequisites
          To install or update SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 one will need adminstrative rights on the computer.

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

            Step 2: Download SQL Server Express by clicking the SQLEXPR.EXE or SQLEXPR32.EXE link on this page. To start the installation immediately, click Run. To install SQL Server Express at a later time, click Save.
            Note: SQLEXPR32.EXE is a smaller package that can be used to install SQL Server Express on 32-bit operating systems only. The SQLEXPR.EXE package supports installing onto both 32-bit and 64-bit (WOW install) operating systems. There is no other difference between these packages.

            Step 3: Follow the installation instructions provided in the Readme. Known issues may be found in the SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 Release Notes.

    Popular downloads

      • 01

        Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 Express

        Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 Express is a powerful and reliable free data management system that delivers a rich and reliable data store for lightweight Web Sites and desktop applications.

      • 03

        Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 Management Studio Express

        Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Studio Express is a free, integrated environment for accessing, configuring, managing, administering, and developing all components of SQL Server, as well as combining a broad group of graphical tools and rich script editors that provide access to SQL Server to developers and administrators of all skill levels.

      • 04

        Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 Express

        Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express is a powerful and reliable free data management system that delivers a rich and reliable data store for lightweight Web Sites and desktop applications.

      • 05

        Microsoft Power Query for Excel

        Microsoft Power Query for Excel is an Excel add-in that enhances the self-service Business Intelligence experience in Excel by simplifying data discovery, access and collaboration.

    Loading your results, please wait...

    Free PC updates

    • Security patches
    • Software updates
    • Service packs
    • Hardware drivers

    Microsoft suggests

    Buy Office 365, get 1 TB OneDrive file storage.
    Get things done from virtually anywhere
    Buy Office 365 and get 1 TB of file storage from OneDrive.
    Buy now