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SQLServer 2008 R2 Express download RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi All,

    I'm want to download SQL SERVER 2008 R2 Express and are not sure which file names to download. I'm a beginner!

    I have a Lenovo laptop, 64 bit OS and x64 based processor.

    The files list under the download file is as seen below. Which files should I select?

    SQLEXPR_x86_ENU.exe

    SQLEXPR_x64_ENU.exe

    SQLEXPR32_x86_ENU.exe

    SQLEXPRADV_x64_ENU.exe

    SQLEXPRADV_x86_ENU.exe

    SQLEXPRWT_x64_ENU.exe

    SQLEXPRWT_x86_ENU.exeSQLManagementStudio_x64_ENU.exe

    SQLManagementStudio_x86_ENU.exe

    Assistance in this regard will highly appreciated.

    Friday, March 30, 2018 5:35 AM

All replies

  • Hi,

    Please go for SQLEXPR_x64_ENU.exe


    Thanks, Girish R. Patil.

    Friday, March 30, 2018 10:11 AM
  • SQL Server 2008 R2 Express with Tools

    • SQLEXPR_x86_ENU.exe (32-bit, runs in wow64 if installed on 64-bit OS)
    • SQLEXPR_x64_ENU.exe (64-bit OS)
    • SQLEXPR32_x86_ENU.exe (32-bit OS)


    SQL Server 2008 R2 Express with Advanced Services

    • SQLEXPRADV_x64_ENU.exe
    • SQLEXPRADV_x86_ENU.exe


    SQL Server 2008 R2 Express (Runtime Only)

    • SQLEXPRWT_x64_ENU.exe
    • SQLEXPRWT_x86_ENU.exe


    SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 Management Studio Express

    • SQLManagementStudio_x64_ENU.exe
    • SQLManagementStudio_x86_ENU.exe

    https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30438
    • Edited by Peter Lykkegaard Friday, March 30, 2018 10:42 AM Added download link
    Friday, March 30, 2018 10:40 AM
  • Since you're asking in the BizTalk Server Forum, very important point...

    SQL Server Express is not supported and will not work with any version or edition of BizTalk Server.

    Friday, March 30, 2018 12:26 PM