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These requirements apply to both parts of SQL Clone:

* Please note: Clones do not circumvent SQL Server Express' 10GB database size limit since SQL Server still perceives the clone as its original size.

SQL Clone Server requirements

A single central server is required to use SQL Clone within an organization, it co-ordinates agents, and serves the SQL Clone web app.


SQL Clone Agent requirements

An agent should be installed on the same machine as any SQL Server you wish SQL Clone to use as a source of images, destination for clones, or temporary scratch space for restoring backups.

This requires a user account which has:

Offline Installation

For a computer not connected to the internet, you will need to manually install these pre-requisites before running the SQL Clone Agent installer