can I install SQL on a Windows 2016 nano server?


  • Hi,

    can I install SQL Server on a nano server?

    or only the core edition is supported?

    and this question for SQL2016 , SQL 2012, SSAS 2016, SSRS 2016 and SSIS 2016

    (I have multiple stuff to install)


    Tuesday, January 17, 2017 4:21 PM


  • SQL Server 2016 is not installable on Windows Server 2016 nano. As Olaf mentioned, you can find more information regarding the installation of SQL Server 2016 on ServerCore from

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    Tuesday, January 17, 2017 11:16 PM

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