Welcome to the installation process of X-Opto demo version ... - Tekla
Welcome to the installation process of X-Opto demo version. Just follow the necessary steps and you will soon get started with X-Opto. Content 1. Install Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition 2. Install X-Opto client application 3. Restore X-Opto database 4. Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio Express 1. Install Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition X-Opto stores all data in a database. This database is handled by a so called database engine. This walkthrough will help you to install the free database engine Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition on your computer. I assume you have downloaded the appropriate files from http://msdn.microsoft.com/vstudio/express/sql/download/ This installation needs the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 to be installed on the computer where the database engine will be installed. If you are going to install the database engine on your computer and you already have .NET Framework 2.0 installed proceed to The database engine part. .NET Framework 2.0 To install, or check if you need to install, the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 execute the downloaded file Dotnetfx.exe When you see the dialog Installation program for Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 on your screen and you have two options - Repair and Uninstall, you already have the framework installed and may cancel this installation. Otherwise continue the installation and wait until it has finished. You may need to restart your computer afterwards. The database engine Now it is time to install the database engine itself. To do that, execute the file SQLEXPR.EXE Note: Microsoft supports installation in some other language than English. These files have names like SQLEXPR_xxx.EXE where xxx is e.g. SVE for a Swedish version. This walkthrough will follow the English version.