Existing Components

SQL Server Express users: click Existing Components (SQL Server Express) for information that is specific to SQL Server Express Setup.

Use the Existing Components page of the Microsoft SQL Server Installation Wizard to view a list of SQL Server components installed on the computer where SQL Server Setup is running.


Click the Details button to see a report that lists the maintenance and upgrade options available for each currently installed SQL Server component.

  • Allowed Actions
    Maintenance: Component maintenance is provided through Add or Remove Programs in Control Panel.

    Upgrade: Existing components can be upgraded to SQL Server 2005.

See Also

Other Resources

Upgrading to SQL Server 2005

Help and Information

Getting SQL Server 2005 Assistance