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I want to download SQL Server 2008 Express edition. I am downloading from, but cannot find a standalone install package. I can only find a install package with Microsoft Web Platform Installer, the installer will access internet to download and then install SQL Server 2008 Express.

I need to find a standalone install package so that I just need to download once from internet and can copy to other machines which do no need to access internet. Where to find a standalone install package which could be used without internet environment?

thanks in advance, George

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Is this what you need? It was linked from the bottom of the SQL Server Express Download page.

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Cool, this is what I need! – George2 Nov 23 '09 at 10:49

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