Use SQL Server Express to Create a Tuning Database
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Use Microsoft SQL??Server 2005 Express Edition (SQL??Server Express) to create and view a tuning database if a different version of Microsoft SQL??Server 2005 is not installed. SQL??Server Express supports a single processor, and a maximum database size of 4 GB.
Use the sqlcmd utility from the command prompt window to create an empty tuning database. For more information about sqlcmd, see Using the sqlcmd Utility (SQL Server Express).To create a new tuning database
Open the Command Prompt window.
Locate the directory that contains sqlcmd.exe.
By default, the path is %ProgramFiles%\Microsoft SQL??Server\90\Tools\Binn.
At the command prompt, type a command using the following syntax to connect to a SQL??Server Express server.
The SQL??Server (SQLExpress) service must be started if it is not running.
sqlcmd -S myComputerName\SQLExpress
Notice that the command prompt changes to a number one with an angle bracket (1>).
Use an SQL query to create a new database, for example:
CREATE DATABASE myTuningDB GO
Type QUIT to return to the command prompt window.
Use the MSSLogToDatabase command-line utility to import Speech Server trace log files into the tuning database. See the following example syntax, which identifies the server as SQL??Server Express and uses the /noencrypt flag to specify an unencrypted connection. SQL??Server Express supports only unencrypted connections.
MSSLogToDatabase *.etl /database:myTuningDB /server:.\sqlexpress /noencrypt
For more information, see Import Log Files into the Tuning Database.