Microsoft SQL Server Migration Assistant for Access v5.2

Microsoft SQL Server Migration Assistant (SSMA) for Access is a tool to automate migration from Microsoft Access database(s) to SQL Server or SQL Azure
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    SSMA for Access

    4.4 MB

      SQL Server Migration Assistant (SSMA) is a free supported tool from Microsoft that simplifies database migration process from Access to SQL Server. SSMA for Access automates conversion of Microsoft Access database objects to SQL Server database objects, loads the objects into SQL Server, and then migrates data from Microsoft Access to SQL Server.
      SSMA for Access v5.2 is designed to support migration from Microsoft Access 97 and higher to all editions of SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2, SQL Server 2012, and SQL Azure.
  • System Requirements

    Supported Operating System

    Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista, Windows XP

      Supported Operating Systems:Windows 7, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista, Windows XP
      Requirements for the SSMA for Access:
      • Microsoft Windows Installer 3.1 or a later version.
      • The Microsoft .NET Framework version 2.0 or a later version. You can obtain it from the .NET Framework Developer Center.
      • The ability to access the computer that hosts the target instance of SQL Server.
      • DAO provider version 12.0 or 14.0. You can install DAO provider from Microsoft Office 2010/2007 product or download it from Microsoft web site.
      • Microsoft SQL Server Native Client (SNAC) version 10.5 and above for migrating to SQL Azure. You can install SNAC from Microsoft SQL Server web site as part of SQL Server Feature Pack.
      • At least 1 GB RAM.
  • Install Instructions

      After the download, you must extract the installation files before you can install SSMA for Access.

      Installing the SSMA for Access
      1. Extract all files from the zip file.
      2. Extract installation file using preferred utility.
      3. Double-click SSMA for Access exe.
      4. On the 'Welcome' page, click Next.
      5. If you do not have the prerequisites installed, a message will appear that indicates that you must first install required components. Make sure that you have installed all prerequisites, and then run the installation program again.
      6. Read the End User License Agreement. If you agree to the terms, select "I accept the agreement" option and click Next.
      7. Read the 'Usage Report Settings' page, select or clear the feature reporting box, and then click Next.
      8. On the 'Choose Setup Type' page, click Typical.
      9. Click Install.
  • Additional Information


      SSMA is a FREE download, and is available for use by any customer or partner with no charge or any obligations. However, the product requires a license key for activation. The key can be obtained after quick and simple registration. Microsoft reserves the right to use an e-mail address or phone number provided during registration in order to contact a customer regarding his/her SSMA experience. To help you with the registration process, a License Key Required dialog box opens the first time that you start the SSMA program.

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