Can we connect any edition of SQL Server using SQL Server Management Studio 2005 Express Edition?
For example; can we use SQL Server Management Studio 2005 Express to connect to SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition ?
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asked Mar 12, 2010 at 07:17 AM in Default
yes you can. there may be a few features that will be missing or disabled when compared the the SSMS that is installed from the paid-for editions so you might want to install those instead. They obviously can manage SS Express instances
answered Mar 12, 2010 at 07:57 AM