Where do I download SQL Server Express Personal/Workgroup?

Last Published: April 25, 2020


Instructions for downloading SQL Server Express Personal or Workgroup software from the Customer Care Portal.


  1. Open a web browser and and log on to My Esri.
  2. Under My Organizations, click Products.
  3. On the Products page, click Downloads, and click View Downloads for the desired version of ArcGIS for Desktop.
  4. Under Select Downloads, find ArcSDE for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Express (Personal or Workgroup) and click the Download button.
  5. Proceed with install instructions, as described in the links below.

    Installing SQL Server Express

    Enabling SQL Server Express to store geodatabases

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