SQL Server 2022 (16.x) Preview release notes
Applies to: SQL Server 2022 (16.x) Preview
This article describes requirements, limitations and known issues for the SQL Server 2022 (16.x) Preview release candidate (RC) 1.
Complete details about licensing are in
License Terms folder on the installation media.
Hardware and software requirements
This release has the same hardware and software requirements as SQL Server 2019, except as noted below:
- .NET Framework: 4.7.2. Download.
This section identifies known issues you may experience with this product:
- Query Store for secondary replicas is available for preview. It isn't available for use in production environments.
|Preview build||Version number||Date|
|RC 1||16.0.950.9||September 22, 2022|
|RC 0||16.0.900.6||August 23, 2022|
|CTP 2.1||16.0.700.4||July 27, 2022|
|CTP 2.0||16.0.600.9||May 20, 2022|
For related information about new features and capabilities in this version of SQL Server, see:
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