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How to Download, Install, and Activate SQL Server 2022 Standard



Downloading SQL Server 2022 Standard ISO from Microsoft


Download the Evaluation Edition: Begin by downloading the SQL Server 2022 Evaluation edition from Microsoft here.


Upgrade to Standard: After successfully installing the Evaluation edition, you can purchase the SQL Server 2022 Standard product key to upgrade it






to convert Windows Server Evaluation to Licensed edition


In a command window type: DISM /online /Set-Edition:ServerStandard /ProductKey:XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX /AcceptEula


Set-Edition:ServerStandard : For Standard Edition


Set-Edition:ServerDatacenter : For Datacenter Edition


replacing XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXXX-XXXXX with your license key.


Sometimes the process stuck in 10% … Please wait for 15-20 min then reboot you system and check.


If you don't have a product key, get it here.




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