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Data Migration Assistant / Upgrade Advisor

Microsoft provides Data Migration Assistant (DMA) to assist with SQL Server upgrades.
 
DMA replaces all previous versions of SQL Server Upgrade Advisor.
 

The current DMA version is here.
 

 

Legacy SQL Server Upgrade Advisors are:  

 

Microsoft SQL Server 2014

Version Published Comment
12.0.2000.8 2014 Apr Select ‘Download’ and then either ‘ENU\x86\SqlUA.msi’ or ‘ENU\x64\SqlUA.msi’ to download Upgrade Advisor.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Version Published Comment
11.0.5058.0 2014 Jun Select ‘Download’ and then either ‘ENU\x86\SqlUA.msi’ or ‘ENU\x64\SqlUA.msi’ to download Upgrade Advisor. Analyzes instances of SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2 in preparation for upgrading to SQL Server 2012.
11.0.2100.60 2012 Mar Expand ‘Install Instructions’ to locate and download Upgrade Advisor.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2

Version Published Comment
10.50.1600.1 2011 Oct Expand ‘Install Instructions’ to locate and download Upgrade Advisor. Analyses SQL Server 2000 & 2005 instances.

  Microsoft SQL Server 2008  

Version Published Comment
10.00.1600.22 2008 Aug Analyses SQL Server 2000 & 2005 instances.

  Microsoft SQL Server 2005  

Version Published Comment
SP1 2006 Apr Analyses SQL Server 7.0 & 2000 instances.