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Connection string getting Server does not exist or access denied


Connection string getting Server does not exist or access denied

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I am running Localhost on windows 7, with sqlexpress 2005, i keep getting Server does not exist or access denied error with this connection string:
Provider=SQLOLEDB;Data Source=.\MyMACHINE\SQLEXPRESS;Initial Catalog=mydbase;Integrated Security=SSPI;

when I switch datasource to (local) , same thing

running with Windows auth

??
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They have details about every possible connection string possibility you can come up with.

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znetznet (2/19/2014)
I am running Localhost on windows 7, with sqlexpress 2005, i keep getting Server does not exist or access denied error with this connection string:
Provider=SQLOLEDB;Data Source=.\MyMACHINE\SQLEXPRESS;Initial Catalog=mydbase;Integrated Security=SSPI;

when I switch datasource to (local) , same thing

running with Windows auth

??
Z

You should be using

Provider=SQLOLEDB;Data Source=MyMACHINE\SQLEXPRESS;Initial Catalog=mydbase;Integrated Security=SSPI;



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