Installation (or setup) of a database application, is the act of putting the application onto a computer system so that it can be executed.

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Installing SQL Server version 10.50.4000 is failing

I am attempting to install SQL Server 2008 R2 version 10.50.4000 on a virtual machine running Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2. When I try to install SQL Server, I get an error that, when I look it ...
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Issues with MySQL installation

First of all, excuse the length, this post is very long, and needs some background, second; it has been hard for me discerning the signal from the noise, please bear if some of this is not relevant: ...
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How to uninstall SQL server 2012 not showing in control panel's “Programs and features”

I am frustrated to the core. While fixing my Sql Server I've made the situation worse. Here is the problem: initially my master database was corrupted, so the MSSql service was not starting. I tried ...
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MySQL - installed version 5.5 but mysql --version says 5.0.95

I'm running CentOS 5.2 and upgraded MySQL to 5.5. When I run mysql I get this: Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g. Your MySQL connection id is 11 Server version: 5.5.45 MySQL ...
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Advantages of binary installation over the RPM installation [closed]

What are the advantages of binary installation over the RPM installation for MySQL? What's the main difference?
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Problems while building plpgsql_check on Windows

I try to build plpgsql_check extension by @PavelStehule (Erwin Brandstetter recommended it to me in this answer) on Windows XP 32bit with Visual Studio 2010 (I used this article as a manual). However, ...
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PostgreSQL: Installing a contrib extension on windows

I am trying to install this Temporal Tables extension into my localhost installation of PostgreSQL. (pg9.4, windows 7) I have figured out I needed to put the files into the 9.4/share/contrib folder (...
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SQL Server 2008R2 - how to install replication components

I am trying to install the Replication components for SQL Server 2008R2, on technet website it says: On the computer that is running IIS, insert the SQL Server 2008 R2, SQL Server 2008, or SQL ...
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Cannot find one or more components. Please reinstall the application

I am getting this error in Windows Server 2012 with Visual Studio 2012 installed trying to open SQL Server Management Studio 2012: Cannot find one or more components. Please reinstall the ...
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Oracle 11g installation stuck at installation

I'm trying to install oracle 11g on fedora by following this tutorial but it stuck after I click Next in step 8. The screen does not go away even after several hours. There's no log file in ...
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SQL Server 2014 SP1 Setup Freezes Removing Temporary Files On Windows 10 x64

I want to install SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition with Service Pack 1 on Windows 10. But when I try, the installation stops every time at the part the screenshot below shows, and I wait for hours. ...
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12c Grid Agent installation issues - Shell path is incorrect or not defined

I am installing 12c Grid Control agent on my server via Enterprise manager. The targer server is a UNIX server with AIX OS on it. I add target host manually, enter authentication information, host ...
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MySQL 5.7 doesn't start after installation on CentOS 6.7

I have just installed MySQL 5.7 on a fresh CentOS 6.7(vm). When I start the MySQL service with this command: sudo service mysqld start It doesn't start and raise this error: Initializing ...
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MySQL running fine while data files (disk) are not present. Data folder nowhere to be found

I'm running MySQL server 5.6 on Windows 2012 R2, and since the installation didn't go as planned, I had to re-install it to change the data directory path. The installer for some reasons never gave ...
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Missing “MSVCR120.dll” during the Installation of MySQL Workbench 6.3 CE

When I install MySQL Workbench 6.3 into my Windows 8.1, I encounter the following System Error : I already tried to redownload and reinstall the program but this error dialog appears every time. ...
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SQL Server 2016 - Is the Microsoft R Client any different from a standalone Microsoft R Server?

Along with the integrated R services on SQL Server 2016, Microsoft is also offering enterprise level Microsoft R Server as a standalone installation. Some of the documentation on MSDN shows that the ...
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Error installing SQL Server 2008 - all componets installed successfully except database engine

Below is the error I copied, please someone help me, I have tried at least 10 times in the last 3 days. It is SQL Server 2008 R2 and I wanted to install it on Windows 7. Microsoft SQL Server 2008 ...
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Postgresql - Minor version upgrade 9.3.5 to 9.3.6 on Ubuntu

I am two servers: A & B. My master database is running on A and the version is 9.3.5. It's replica is running on B and the version is 9.3.6. I am trying to use B as UPSTREAM slave, and trying to ...
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Installing SQL Server 2012 Express fails with error “ Could not find the Database Engine startup handle.”

I'm attempting to install SQL Server Express 2012 w/ SP1 x64 on Windows 7 SP1 x64. This machine has previously had SQL Server Express 2012 installed. This instance was upgraded to SQL Server 2012 ...
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missing files, installing Oracle DB 12c on Oracle Linux 7.2

when I try to Install the Database I get this error message: Source location is incomplete. Make sure you have downloaded and extracted all the relevant archives. I did try this twice with the same ...
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Install Oracle 10.2.0.4 on Windows Server 2012 R2

I have problem with installing Oracle 10.2.0.4 on Windows Server 2012 R2. We are running old 10.2.0.4 instance on Windows Server 2008 R2. Now I have to migrate it to the Windows Server 2012 R2. ...
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Install Oracle Instant Client components from Custom option

Installing the Oracle DataBase Instant Client 12c, 4 options are displayed: Instant Client - This installation type installs only the shared libraries required by Oracle Call Interface applications ...
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can't install citext extension: could not access file “$libdir/citext”: No such file or directory

I'm trying to get citext available as a type in a specific database. The Postgres database server is 9.4. I see it on the server in the pg_catalog's pg_available_extensions view. From the psql ...
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SQL Server 2016 Install ERROR (Pictures and logs provided) [closed]

Can't install, updated Windows Server 2012 R2 fully with all Optional and Important Updates. I enabled a proxy to gain outside access which works (since Windows updates work). There is no anti-virus ...
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SQL Server 2012 Express Service Pack 2 - installation error 0x84B40001

I'm trying to install SQL Server 2012 Express Service Pack 2 through command line: SQLEXPR_x86_ENU.exe /ACTION=Install /HIDECONSOLE /FEATURES=SQL /INSTANCENAME=SQLEXPRESS /SECURITYMODE=SQL /SAPWD="...
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Installing SQL Server 2014 Express fails with error “ Could not find the Database Engine startup handle.”

Let me start by saying I am not a DBA, and I actually don't have alot of database admin experience. I'm just a guy trying to run SQL Server on my local machine to build some simple .NET applications ...
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Error installing Oracle Database Client 12c: “OracleMTSRecoveryService Control Utility has stopped working”

The installation of the "Oracle Services For Microsoft Transaction Server" component fails when I attempt to install Oracle Database Client 12c (12.1.0.2.0) on Windows Server 2012 R2. When ...
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SQL Server 2012 Failed to launch local ScenarioEngine.exe

I have been trying install SQL Server 2012 Developer Edition for quite some time now.. I always get "stuck" at Install Setup Files, the install wizard just hides, Now, i reviewed the log file for ...
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errors install and start postgresql-9.5

UPDATE Why I run "sudo apt-get purge postgresql-9.4 postgresql-client-9.5 postgresql-client-common postgresql-common" and everything is OK??? My ubuntu is 12.04.1. Does it matter with this? I ...
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Unable to install MySQL 5.7.12 in RedHat in a separate directory

I am trying to install the MySQL version 5.7.12 into RedHat in a non default data path. The installation syntax used /app/mysql/5.7/bin/mysqld --initialize --user=mysql --basedir=/app/mysql/5.7 --...
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MySQL5.7 (Windows) how to install from zip file without the Data Directory?

This has probably been asked before, but I am struggling to find the answer. Historically I have always installed MySQL (on Windows) from a template based on the mysql-xxx-win64.zip file. I would ...
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MySQL 5.7 installation in Windows 2008 Standard edition

I see MySQL 5.7 is suitable for Windows 2008 R2 in OS Compatible lists, but not given details for Windows 2008 Standard. Can any one let me know if MySQL 5.7 is suitable for Windows 2008 Standard ...
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SQL Server group is missing after installation of SQL Server 2008 R2

I've installed SQL Server 2008 R2 and defined a local network service account to run the MSSQLSERVER service. Now I'd like to change the running user to a domain user. I know that this domain user ...
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Determine the SQL Server version and edition from the available set up, before actually installing it?

We are going through a downgrade process from SQL Server 2008 R2 Enterprise to Standard edition. To kick off the above activity, we were looking for available Standard Edition of SQL Server. We found ...
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Find SQL Server edition and version from setup files without installing [duplicate]

I want to know how to find SQL Server edition and version details from SQL Server setup without installing it. I have been in situations where sysadmins put SQL Server setup files on a file server ...
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Oracle Forms 11g R2 connect to Oracle 11g

Thank in advance! I have 64bit Windows 7 with installed Oracle Database 11g Express Edition Release 11.2.0.2.0 - 64bit. I installed Oracle WebLogic 10.3.6 how it described here. But it's install ...
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Oracle 11g setup closes without errors on pre-requisite check

I'm installing Oracle 11g and the setup wizard just closes automatically after the pre-requisite check. I have administrative access UAC is disabled IPv6 is diabled There is more than enough free ...
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FATAL INS-32012 Unable to create directory - Oracle 12c client installation

I am installing oracle client as Administrator in my Linux machine as a silent mode, I faced issue like this [FATAL] [INS-32012] Unable to create directory: /u01/app/12.1.0.2/admclient64. I don't ...
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SQL Server 2012 installation failure An error occurred for a dependency of the feature causing the setup process for the feature to fail

I am installing SQL Server 2012 Developer (from ISO image written on DVD), my machine has Windows 7 (Edit: Windows 7 with service pack 1) and it already has SQL Express and SQL 2008 R2 Express ...
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Can't install Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Release Candidate 3 (RC3) on Windows Server 2008 R2

I am attempting to install Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Release Candidate 3 (RC3) on Windows Server 2008 R2. I have removed all other versions of SQL Server, and removed VS 2015 Community and all it's ...
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Any script to auto test tune and benchmark mysql config?

I'm looking or willing to do a script to benchmark mysql config variations for a specific system. A script that would change certain mysql config values and do a sysbench, save results, change ...
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Install SQL Server 2014 in windows 10 not installing database engine and some features?

Overall summary: Final result: Failed: see details below Exit code (Decimal): -2068054016 Start time: 2016-03-27 17:00:55 End time: ...
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SSIS Custom Task with a default Task UI

I followed the tutorial here to build a very simple task and was able to get that task to work. Here are my current tools: Sql Server 2012 Visual Studio 2013 (project is compiled in .net 4.0) Sql ...
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Run multiple MySQL instances in Windows

Which is a better way to install multiple instances of MySQL / MariaDB / etc on a single Windows box? Manually setting different ports? Docker? Virtual Box? Something else? (Sandbox, mysql_multi, ...
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Customer just bought an Oracle license - am I allowed to install Oracle 11.2.0.4 without support contract?

I understand that when I buy an Oracle license, I can choose which version I install, these days either 11gR2 or 12c. But which patch level am I eligible to install? Is it 11.2.0.1 which was released ...
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SQL Server 2014 SP1 installation iso file question

I read a lot regarding the issues with the original SP1 slipstream file and if the file names to download can be clarified it will be very helpful. What files do I need to install SQL 2014 SP1 CU6? ...
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Hands-off Scripted Install of MySQL 5.7 on Linux

I'm a long time user of MySQL, and have historically used Puppet or Ansible to install it onto boxes. I can automatically remove the test accounts/db, set a root password, add some application and ...
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Installation of SQL Server 2014 and SQL Server 2012 on the same system

I have a system with a SQL Server 2012 Developer edition installed. Can I install SQL Server 2014 (6 months trial) and SQL Server 2012 on the same system? I do not want to overwrite the pre-existing ...
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Browse for Servers does not display local instance

I just installed SQL Server and SQL Server Management Studio but it doesn't show anything in servers list and I don't know how to connect to it. This shows that I have installed SQL Server: ...
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What impact does UseMicrosoftUpdate have on the UpdateSource option when installing SQL Server 2014?

The ConfigurationFile.ini generated for SQL Server 2014 contains a new parameter that I cannot find documented anywhere - UseMicrosoftUpdate. What impact does this parameter have on the ...