How to upgrade directly from Version 7.0 to Version 7.4.1
1. Clicking Here.
2. Make sure you have a Back up of your Current SpotlightManagementFramework database.
3. Log into the Spotlight on Messaging Server as the Spotlight on Messaging Service account.
4. Verify that the Spotlight on Messaging Service account has DB_Owner Permissions to the SpotlightManagementFramework database.
5. Run the installer and select Custom install and Make sure all Components are selected.
6. When it asks for the SQL server make sure you put in your SQL server name and the instance name which in your case you are running sql express use this format(ie: yourSQLServername\sqlexpress)
7. Accept all the defaults if it asks you for the SQL account for the Webreports please enter that account information and it should complete successfully.