SQL Clone
SQLServerCentral is supported by Redgate
 
Log in  ::  Register  ::  Not logged in
 
 
 


How to create new instance in sql server 2005


How to create new instance in sql server 2005

Author
Message
sql.sanya
sql.sanya
SSC-Enthusiastic
SSC-Enthusiastic (187 reputation)SSC-Enthusiastic (187 reputation)SSC-Enthusiastic (187 reputation)SSC-Enthusiastic (187 reputation)SSC-Enthusiastic (187 reputation)SSC-Enthusiastic (187 reputation)SSC-Enthusiastic (187 reputation)SSC-Enthusiastic (187 reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 187 Visits: 38
Can any body please suggest me How to create new instance in sql server 2005? i have installed enterprise edition .
GilaMonster
GilaMonster
SSC Guru
SSC Guru (555K reputation)SSC Guru (555K reputation)SSC Guru (555K reputation)SSC Guru (555K reputation)SSC Guru (555K reputation)SSC Guru (555K reputation)SSC Guru (555K reputation)SSC Guru (555K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 555759 Visits: 47767
A full new instance with a different instance name, separate services, etc?

You install SQL again and when it asks for default or named instance, you give it the name of the instance you want to create.

Gail Shaw
Microsoft Certified Master: SQL Server, MVP, M.Sc (Comp Sci)
SQL In The Wild: Discussions on DB performance with occasional diversions into recoverability

We walk in the dark places no others will enter
We stand on the bridge and no one may pass


jimlafantasie
jimlafantasie
Valued Member
Valued Member (65 reputation)Valued Member (65 reputation)Valued Member (65 reputation)Valued Member (65 reputation)Valued Member (65 reputation)Valued Member (65 reputation)Valued Member (65 reputation)Valued Member (65 reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 65 Visits: 3
So if it was installed as Default, do you have to uninstall and reinstall? or can you install over top? What if you want to create several instances, do you just run the install several times?

Thanks.
nary
nary
SSCrazy
SSCrazy (2.3K reputation)SSCrazy (2.3K reputation)SSCrazy (2.3K reputation)SSCrazy (2.3K reputation)SSCrazy (2.3K reputation)SSCrazy (2.3K reputation)SSCrazy (2.3K reputation)SSCrazy (2.3K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 2309 Visits: 1449
If you already have Default instance then install new instance as named instance .
Perry Whittle
Perry Whittle
SSC Guru
SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 138315 Visits: 18233
jimlafantasie (7/29/2008)
do you just run the install several times?

Thanks.

that is exactly what you do, specifying a new instance name each time

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

"Ya can't make an omelette without breaking just a few eggs" ;-)
OP_HELP
OP_HELP
SSCommitted
SSCommitted (1.5K reputation)SSCommitted (1.5K reputation)SSCommitted (1.5K reputation)SSCommitted (1.5K reputation)SSCommitted (1.5K reputation)SSCommitted (1.5K reputation)SSCommitted (1.5K reputation)SSCommitted (1.5K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 1502 Visits: 354
GilaMonster (7/23/2008)
A full new instance with a different instance name, separate services, etc?

You install SQL again and when it asks for default or named instance, you give it the name of the instance you want to create.


Hi Gail,

Would your suggestion be applicable to SQL 2005 Standard Edition ( Version 9.2.3042.00) ?

I'm using SSMS (SQL Server Mang. Studio) (see screenshot below)

As you can see under "Registered Servers" I only have the Server where SQL2005 is hosted on.
How do I add an "instance"? Do I have to have to create a place on the server to install 2005 as a separate "Registered Server"?
Perry Whittle
Perry Whittle
SSC Guru
SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)SSC Guru (138K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 138315 Visits: 18233
once the instance is installed you register it by using

servername\instancename

so if you created an instance call "Instance1" on SQL server "London" then register using

London1\Instance1

To register a default instance you specify only the server name

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

"Ya can't make an omelette without breaking just a few eggs" ;-)
manoj2001
manoj2001
SSCommitted
SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 1653 Visits: 246
But if i am not wrong we could add instances in SQL Server 2000, by right clicking
enterprise manager and create and register new instance by giving name of the instance.

i mean in 2005 and 2008 it will definetly requires new installation.

please correct me if i am wrong.


Manoj



manoj2001
manoj2001
SSCommitted
SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)SSCommitted (1.7K reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 1653 Visits: 246
But if i am not wrong we could add instances in SQL Server 2000, by right clicking
enterprise manager and create and register new instance by giving name of the instance.

i mean in 2005 and 2008 it will definetly requires new installation.

please correct me if i am wrong.


Manoj



AppemanKotze
AppemanKotze
SSC Rookie
SSC Rookie (47 reputation)SSC Rookie (47 reputation)SSC Rookie (47 reputation)SSC Rookie (47 reputation)SSC Rookie (47 reputation)SSC Rookie (47 reputation)SSC Rookie (47 reputation)SSC Rookie (47 reputation)

Group: General Forum Members
Points: 47 Visits: 1
I have a different problem. When i run the installer again i never get an option for creating a new instance. (i'm installing entaprise edition)
Go


Permissions

You can't post new topics.
You can't post topic replies.
You can't post new polls.
You can't post replies to polls.
You can't edit your own topics.
You can't delete your own topics.
You can't edit other topics.
You can't delete other topics.
You can't edit your own posts.
You can't edit other posts.
You can't delete your own posts.
You can't delete other posts.
You can't post events.
You can't edit your own events.
You can't edit other events.
You can't delete your own events.
You can't delete other events.
You can't send private messages.
You can't send emails.
You can read topics.
You can't vote in polls.
You can't upload attachments.
You can download attachments.
You can't post HTML code.
You can't edit HTML code.
You can't post IFCode.
You can't post JavaScript.
You can post emoticons.
You can't post or upload images.

Select a forum








































































































































































SQLServerCentral


Search