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Trying to install SQL Management Studio Express 2008 64bit

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

I have VS2010 installed recently on a Windows 7 Home Premium laptop, SQL Express is running fine, but now i want to install Management Studio Express 2008 and it is not working.

I am using file: SQLManagementStudio_x64-ENU.exe

When I run it, it says it has "known compatibility issues". It says afterwards i need to install SQL Server SP1. I click Run Program, it extracts some files, then it come up with a window titled "SQL Server Installation Center"; but there is nothing having to do with Management Studio Express on any of the options. I have searched around the internet to know that this is a recurring problem, but i can not seem to find anyone that has an answer.

How do i get this to install?



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