Take a video tour of this 4-part PowerPivot video series: How to install a system and get it up and running in a standalone demo system environment.
This series features Dave Wickert, a Microsoft Principal Program Manager. Also featuring the voice of Heidi Steen, a Senior Technical Writer at Microsoft on SQL Server Analysis Services.
Part 1: Installing a Domain Controller and PowerPivot
Part 2: Creating User Accounts
Part 3: Installing the SharePoint Server using the Prerequisite Installer
Part 4: Installing SQL Server
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