Install SQL Server 2016 for SCCM Part 2. Ok, let’s finish with SQL Server 2016 installation and ahead.

1. Enter your instance name in “Named instance“, “Instance ID” set automatically. Click “Next” button;

2. Set “Service Accounts” for our SQL services (we created them early) and set “Startup Type” to “Automatic“;

3. Set “Collation”:

SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS

If you set another collation – SCCM won’t work! Click “Next” button;

4. In “Server Configuration” select “Windows authentification mode“. Add user “BUILTIN\Administrator” and local group “<Computer name>\Administrators” by clicking “Add” button;

5. Configure “Data Directories” (path for Databases, Logs and Backups) for your needs;




6. Configure “TempDB” (path for temp Databases and Logs) for your needs and click “Next” button;

7. “Reporting Services Configuration” set “Install only“, we configure it later. Click “Next” button;

8. Click “Install” button to start installation;

9. Installation starts;

10. Installation succeeded, we can go farther and make postinstall configurations. Click “Close” button to close window;