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The Surface Area Configuration for Features tool provides a single interface for enabling or disabling many Database Engine, Analysis Services, and Reporting Services features. Disabling unused features helps to secure your SQL Server installations by reducing the SQL Server surface area.
The tables below list the default for each setting and provide links to F1 Help topics.
Database Engine Feature Defaults
Analysis Services Feature Defaults
Reporting Services Feature Defaults