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What is an instance in Sql server 2005?

Discussion in 'SQL Server 2005 General Developer Questions' started by roshriya, Aug 19, 2008.

  1. roshriya New Member

    What is an instance in Sql server 2005?
  2. MichaelB Member

    It is full copy of SQL on a box. If you have multiple instances it is more than one. Each has their own name but only the primary instance has the name of the box as the name of the sql server.

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