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Manually Install Required Windows Components

Applies To: Data Protection Manager, System Center Data Protection Manager 2007

Before you install Microsoft SQL Server 2005, you must install the required Windows components.

This topic includes the procedures for installing Windows Server 2003 components and the Windows Server 2008 operating system components. The procedure for installing Windows components in Windows Server 2008 is very different from the procedures that you use in Windows Server 2003.

Installing the Required Components for Windows Server 2003

The following are the required Windows Server 2003 components:

  • ASP.NET.

  • Network COM+ access.

  • Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0 for Windows Server 2003. (IIS 6.0 is not installed on Windows Server 2003 by default.)


If you do not install IIS before installing SQL Server 2005, SQL Server will not install SQL Server Reporting Services.

  • Windows Deployment Services (WDS) on Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 (SP2) servers.

    - OR -

    Single Instance Storage (SIS) on Windows Storage Server R2.

To install required Windows Server 2003 components

  1. In Control Panel, select Add or Remove Programs.

  2. In the Add or Remove Programs dialog box, click Add/Remove Windows Components.

  3. In the Windows Components Wizard, select Application Server, and then click Details.

  4. In the Application Server dialog box, select ASP.NET, select Internet Information Services (IIS), and then click OK.

  5. If you are installing DPM on a Windows Server 2003 SP2 server, in the Windows Components Wizard, select Windows Deployment Services.

    - OR -

    If you are installing DPM on Windows Storage Server R2, select Other Network File and Print Services, click Details, click Single Instance Storage, and then click OK.

  6. On the Windows Components Wizard, click Next.

  7. When the installation is complete, click Finish.

Installing the Required Components for Windows Server 2008

Install the required Windows Server 2008 tools and workstation components in the following order:

  1. PowerShell 1.0

  2. SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services

  3. Single Instance Storage (SIS)

To install Windows PowerShell 1.0

  1. Click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Server Manager.

  2. Expand Server Manager to the Features node, and then select Features.

  3. In the Features pane, click Add Features.

  4. Select Windows PowerShell, and then click Next.

  5. On the Confirm Installation Selections page, click Install.

To install and configure SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services

To install SIS

  1. From an administrator command prompt, type start /wait ocsetup.exe SIS-Limited /quiet /norestart.

  2. After the installation is complete, you must restart the computer.

See Also


Hardware Requirements
Network Requirements
Security Requirements

Other Resources

Software Prerequisites