SQL Server Installation

HelpMaster uses a Microsoft SQL Server database for data storage.

HelpMaster requires a Microsoft SQL Server instance in order to operate.

Due to the nature of SQL Server, detailed installation instructions for this product are beyond the scope of this documentation. For complete installation information, please refer to the Microsoft SQL Server documentation at:


For production deployments please ensure that you have an installed instance of SQL Server before attempting to install or configure any components of the HelpMaster product suite.

For evaluation of HelpMaster the SQL Express edition is made available within our installer.

See Also

SQL Server technical specifications

SQL Server security permissions

The HelpMaster database

The Microsoft SQL Server homepage