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KB #240112: Installing SQL Server Management Objects (SMO)




The Encryptionizer Column Encryption Manager (Col-E) requires SQL Server Management Objects (SMO). Instructions for installing are shown below.

Additional Information:

If you will using Col-E, download the installers for SQL Server Management Objects (SMO) use the following links:

Download installers directly from Microsoft

Recommendation: Right-click on links and Save-As to Desktop.

  1. CLR Types for Microsoft SQL Server (must be installed first):
  2. SQL Server Shared Management Objects for Microsoft SQL Server

Alternatively go directly to the Microsoft download page to install the entire SQL Server Feature Pack.

Installation Instructions

  1. Download the appropriate installers.
  2. Install CLR Types for Microsoft SQL Server
  3. Install SQL Server Shared Management Objects

Reboot is not required. Note that even though these downloads may mention SQL Server 2014, they support SQL 2005 and later.

Last modified: 12/1/2018