Directions and corresponding screenshots to install SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services:
|1||Main Menu – Once you load the media into the DVD drive the following splash screen appears.
To install SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services, select the 'Server components, tools, Books Online and samples' option under the 'Install' heading.
|2||End User License Agreement – Review the End User License Agreement (EULA) and once complete select the 'I accept the licensing terms and conditions' check box.
This acceptance will activate the 'Next' button, so click this button to proceed.
|3||Installing Prerequisites – Click the 'Next' button once the prerequisites are determined.|
Installing SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services without a glitch
Step 1: Determine prerequisites
Step 2: System configuration and registration
Step 3: Choose components, features and instance types
Step 4: Final points before installation is complete
Step 5: Begin service pack installation
Step 6: Check installations and log file
|ABOUT THE AUTHOR:|
About the author: Jeremy Kadlec is the Principal Database Engineer at Edgewood Solutions, a technology services company delivering professional services and product solutions for Microsoft SQL Server. He has authored numerous articles and delivers frequent presentations at regional SQL Server Users Groups and nationally at SQL PASS. He is the author of the Rational Guide to IT Project Management. Jeremy is also the SearchSQLServer.com Performance Tuning expert. Ask him a question here.
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This was first published in October 2006