Installing the OSQL Command Line Utility on Windows 7 Pro 64bit

Written by James McDonald

August 28, 2012

1. Install SQL 2008 Management Studio Express

Install Management Express Studio from Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 Management Studio Express

Install tools only

2. Update the Install with MS SQL Service Pack 3

Immediately run

Windows Button ==> All Program ==> Windows Update

Check for updates

Install the optional update of “Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 3 (KB2546951)”


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