Solved

Can SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server 2008 be installed on the same server?

Posted on 2013-01-02
2
430 Views
Last Modified: 2013-01-02
We have a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine running SQL server 2008. Another application requires SQL server 2005 to be installed. Would there be any adverse effects of having both?
0
Comment
Question by:IT-Jesse
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 22

Accepted Solution

by:
plusone3055 earned 500 total points
ID: 38737786
nope you can install both.. Not sure why you would want to do that.. but I have 05, 08, and 12 on the same machine works fine
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:IT-Jesse
ID: 38737811
Thanks!
0

Featured Post

Use Case: Protecting a Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure

Microsoft Azure is rapidly becoming the norm in dynamic IT environments. This document describes the challenges that organizations face when protecting data in a hybrid cloud IT environment and presents a use case to demonstrate how Acronis Backup protects all data.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

In this article I will describe the Detach & Attach method as one possible migration process and I will add the extra tasks needed for an upgrade when and where is applied so it will cover all.
In this article we will get to know that how can we recover deleted data if it happens accidently. We really can recover deleted rows if we know the time when data is deleted by using the transaction log.
Familiarize people with the process of utilizing SQL Server functions from within Microsoft Access. Microsoft Access is a very powerful client/server development tool. One of the SQL Server objects that you can interact with from within Microsoft Ac…
Using examples as well as descriptions, and references to Books Online, show the documentation available for date manipulation functions and by using a select few of these functions, show how date based data can be manipulated with these functions.

740 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question