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Installing the SQL Server 2008 R2 August Technical Preview

I see a lot of comments on Twitter making comments about how hard SQL Server is to install and so I thought I would go through a simple installation based on the August Technical Preview, SQL Server 2008 R2.  I also used the latest operating system Windows Server 2008 R2


We are also having a debate internally about the relative usefulness of videos & blogging and so my walkthrough is available in three formats



I can easily look at the numbers of hits against each of these links but some comments about what format you prefer to  consume technical information would also help.