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Can I install Microsoft Visual Web Developer w/o a SQL Server Express installation?

When I attempt to install Microsoft Visual Web Developer 2010 Express, it forces an installation of SQL Server 2008 Express, which is okay. However, it forces it to have the instance name SQLEXPRESS ...
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I can't find SQL Server 2008 (or 2005) on my computer but it is installed

Can anyone tell me how I can find SQL Server on my computer? I downloaded MS Visual Web Developer 2010 Express. The MS Web Platform Installer 2.0 tells me that SQL Server is already installed on my ...