Create a Microsoft SQL Server database from Dynamics Axapta Setup wizard

Use this procedure to install the Microsoft Dynamics AX database on Microsoft SQL Server. If you are installing other Microsoft Dynamics AX components at the same time, the installation screens will vary based on the components you are installing.

1. Start Microsoft Dynamics AX Setup.

2. Step through the initial wizard pages.

3. On the Select installation type page, click Custom installation, and then click Next.

4. On the Select components page, select Database (Microsoft SQL Server), and then click Next.

5. On the Create new SQL Server database page, in the Server name box, type or select the name of the SQL Server computer to connect to. To connect to a named instance of SQL Server, enter it in the format ServerName\InstanceName. In the Database name box, type a name for the new database.

6. Click Next until the component has been installed.