Visual web developer express 2010 install over existing sql server 2005

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The installer for VWD 2010 will not install when there is an exisitng sql server 2005. The following workaround will solve this.
Because sql 2005 is installed already on a system, the install will complain about sql 2008 not being compatable, and end the install. The installation therefore would not run from a standard web install. Using this link you will get the same installation without the sql server 2008 part happeing, and hence no conflict.
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