Windows Server 2022

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

This Windows Server 2022 Tutorial covers how to Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022. Microsoft SQL Server is a relational database management system developed by Microsoft. SQL stands for Structured Query Language. Microsoft SQL Server 2022 will be available in four editions Enterprise, Standard, Express, and Developer.

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Table of Contents

  • Download SQL Server 2022
  • Install SQL Server 2022
  • Download and install SQL Server Management Studio

Demo environment

  • Computer Name: server1
  • Operating System: Windows Server 2022 Datacenter

Download SQL Server

In this Tutorial, we use Microsoft Server SQL Server 2022 Express edition. express is a free edition of SQL Server.

1. Download installation media from this link Download.

In this tutorial we download SQL Server 2022 Express edition, Click Download now.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

2. Select an installation type in this tutorial we select Download Media.

Download Media: Download SQL Server setup files now and install them later on a machine of your choice.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

3. Select the Language, Package, and Download location and click Download.

  • Language: English
  • Package: Express Advanced
  • Download location: F:\SQL Server 2022
Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

4. After successful download of installation media click Close.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

Install SQL Server

5. Run the install media file (ISO file downloaded) and select New SQL Server stand-alone installation or add features to an existing installation option from the right panel.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

6. Accept the license terms and click Next.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

7. Microsoft Update window click Next.

In this tutorial, we are not checking Microsoft Updates.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

8. In Product Update, Click Next.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

9. In Install Rules Click Next.

Setup rules identify potential problems that might occur while running Setup. Failures must be correct before setup can continue.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

10. In this tutorial we are not enabling Azure Extension for SQL Server, Click Next.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

11. Select Feature to install, configure the directory and click Next.

In this tutorial, we select all features.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

12. Specify the Name Instance and Instance ID for the instance of SQL Server and Click Next.

In this tutorial, we use default Name Instance and Instance ID.

  • Name Instance: SQLExpress
  • Instance ID: SQLEXPRESS
Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

13. Specify the PolyBase port range and click Next.       

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

14. Specify the service accounts and collection configuration and click Next.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

15. Configure Mixed Authentication mode and Click Next.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

16. Installation Started.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

17. After completing the installation successfully, click Close.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

Download and install SQL Server Management Studio

SQL Server Management Studio is a software used for configuring, managing, and administering all components within Microsoft SQL Server.

Download SQL Server Management Studio from this link Download SQL Server Management Studio and run the downloaded file.

18. Choose a location and click Install, In this tutorial we use the default location.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

19. After completing the installation successfully, click Close.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

20. Open SQL Server Management Studio.

Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022

21. Enter credentials and click Connect.

  • Server type: Database Engine
  • Server name: SERVER1\SQLEXPRESS
  • Authentication: SQL Server Authentication
Install SQL Server 2022 on Windows Server 2022