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You can download free
Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express
from the official Microsoft website.
from suggested files to download.
This package contains SQL database server and the program for server configuration - SQL Server 2014 Management Studio.
Run SQLEXPRWT_x64_RUS.exe (SQLEXPRWT_x64_ENU.exe). Click "New SQL Server stand-alone installation...".
Accept the terms of license. From the components to install select only "SQL Server Replication" and "Managemens Tools - Complete".
If you get an error "Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 is required" on the next page , then download it at the following link: http://www.microsoft.com/en-US/download/details.aspx?id=22, install it, then go back to the SQL Server installation window, and click "Re-run".
On the next page you can specify the server name.
Nothing needs to be changed, just click "Next".
Next, you can specify which services will be started automatically at system startup.
Nothing needs to be changed.
On the next page you can set an administrator password, if you want to have remote access to the server.
This can be customized later. Now nothing needs to be changed. Click "Next" and server will be successfully installed.