SQL Server Login Information Page
On the SQL Server Login Information page in Setup, you choose the authentication mode used to install the database components. The user name and password are used during installation, and are not saved.
- Windows Authentication
- If Mixed Mode is enabled on the SQL Server instance and your Microsoft Windows account has sysadmin privileges, select this mode. Your Windows account credentials are used to log in to SQL Server and install the database components.
- SQL Server Authentication
- If Mixed Mode is not enabled on the instance you selected, or if you must use SQL Server Authentication to provide your sysadmin login and password, select this mode.
SQL User Name
Enter your SQL Server login. The login account must have sysadmin privileges, as this account is used to install database components.
Enter the password associated with the SQL Server login.