To begin a local server installation of LiteSpeed, copy the appropriate LiteSpeed .msi file to the server on which you will install.
|To install LiteSpeed on...||Use this installer...|
You may run the installer from a network device, but for performance and stability reasons Quest Software recommends that the installer be run locally.
To install LiteSpeed using the Installation wizard
|User Information||Enter your user information. You will need to decide whether this application should be added to the Windows Start menu for all users or only for the installation owner. Quest Software recommends the default installation, for all users.|
Select the install location. You may select any directory that meets the following criteria:
The default install location is: C:\Program Files\Quest Software\LiteSpeed\SQL Server.
Select Complete to install all features or Custom to install only selected features. If you select Custom, the components you may install are:
Select one of the following options:
NOTE: If you upgrade from a LiteSpeed 8.5 or earlier installation then you will be required to enter a site message. If you upgrade from LiteSpeed 5.x or earlier you will be required to provide a new license key. For more information, see License Registration.
After the LiteSpeed program files are installed, the LiteSpeed Instance Configuration wizard will help you complete the installation of LiteSpeed components into your SQL Server environment.