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SQL Server Express 2005 on localized Windows

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 11, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server


SQL Express 2005 SP3 silently installs - by using command line options and switches - well on all English editions of Windows.

However, when it comes to German (localized) Windows 7 (I suspect that other German OS editions as well), SQL Express fails to recognize recommended SQLACCOUNT="NT-AUTORITÄT\SYSTEM"; simple removal of this option from command line - and silent install goes through but sets default account to Network Service, and we really need LocalSystem instead. Oh, manual installation goes fine with all configurations, including LocalSystem; unfortunately we have to use silent install for all our customers.

Similar problem detected while installing SQL Express 2005 on French Windows 7 - SQLACCOUNT="AUTORITE NT\SYSTEM" is not taken well by installer.

Please kindly recommend a solution for this issue

Alex S

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