Tag Archive: Express


If you’re new to SQL Server and searching for online training, I’d just like to say:

DON’T PANIC

In this post, I’d like to provide some tips for how a new SQL Server user can better use online resources with less frustration.

Continue reading

Advertisements

SQL Server Express for Beginners Video Series

SQL Server 2005 Express for Beginners Video SeriesI’d like to recommend an older, Microsoft-created video series called SQL Server 2005 Express for Beginners. Before you skip over this post, because you’re using SQL Server 2008, be aware that most of the material in these videos applies to SQL Server 2008 as well. Continue reading

What is SQL Server Express?

Even if you’re completely new to SQL Server, you may have seen references to SQL Server Express. In fact, our last post was on installing SQL Server 2008 R2 Express. But  you might want to back up a bit. Exactly what is Express and what can it do?

Continue reading

SQL Query Tutorial VideoBefore you can begin using SQL Server, you have to install it.

The following video walks you through the installation of SQL Server 2008 R2 Express:

Video: How to Install SQL Server 2008 R2 Express

Continue reading