MAP Toolkit: Manually Install SQL Server

MAP Toolkit: Manually Install SQL Server


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You may use any edition of SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2, or SQL Server 2012 as long as you have an existing instance named “MAPS” on the same machine where you want to install the Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit. MAP Toolkit requires the collation order of the database engine to be set to “SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS”. If you allow MAP to install the database engine for you, then the collation order will be set automatically. If you manually install SQL Server, please follow the appropriate steps below.

SQL Server 2008 / SQL Server 2008 R2 / SQL Server 2012

You should see the following collation settings page:

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