Manually Installing Prerequisite Software
Updated: November 1, 2008
Applies To: Data Protection Manager, System Center Data Protection Manager 2007
If you want to use retail copies of one or more of the prerequisite products for your System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2007 installation, or in the event that automatic installation of one or more of the DPM prerequisite software products fails, you can install the prerequisite software manually.
If you are installing a prerequisite product from the DPM product DVD, follow the instructions provided in this section. If you are installing a prerequisite product using a retail copy of the product, use the settings information provided in the instructions to configure the software properly for DPM.
You must install the following software in the order listed before installing DPM:
Install Prerequisite Software
Manually Install Required Windows Components
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