Registration Information

SQL Server Express users: click Registration Information (SQL Server Express) for information that is specific to SQL Server Express Setup.

Use the Registration Information page of the Microsoft SQL Server Installation Wizard to enter identification information used to register your copy of SQL Server. It includes the User Name, Company Name, and Product Key. The Product Key must be entered for the first installation only; for subsequent installations, it will display automatically.


Type your name. When installing SQL Server on a network server, provide the name of a user responsible for administering the server. A user name is required to continue Setup.


Enter the name of your company. For a personal copy of the product, you can provide your name again. Information for this field is optional.

Product Key

Enter the Product Key information from the sticker on the SQL Server 2005 DVD sleeve.

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