Management Tools

Installing SQL Server

Installing SQL Server

Management Tools

These components can be installed from the Management Tools category in the Select Components dialog box, when running Setup. Management tools are included when the option for Client Tools Only is selected as an initial installation choice.

Enterprise Manager

Used to perform server and enterprise administrative tasks.


Used to monitor, record, and support auditing of Microsoft SQL Server database activity.

Query Analyzer

Used to enter Transact-SQL statements and procedures interactively. Also provides graphical query analysis in the form of graphical showplans.

DTC Client Support

Used to extend database transactions across multiple servers.

Microsoft Distributed Transaction Coordinator (MS DTC) coordinates transactions across a network of systems running Microsoft Windows NT®, Microsoft Windows® 98, and Microsoft Windows 95.

Conflict Viewer

Used to view and, if necessary, change the way synchronization conflicts are resolved.

See Also

Installation Definition

How to install client tools only (Setup)