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Hi All,

How to connect Database server(local) through Query?

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Paul Randal
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If you're on the machine that has SQL Server on, and there's a default instance, try one of the following:

sqlcmd /E

for integrated security, or

sqlcmd /Uusername /Ppassword

for SQL Server security. If there's a named instance you want to connect to, add

/S./instancename

Hope this helps - sqlcmd /? will give you all the options.

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Hi, I am new to SSRS and I am using 2005 version.

http://www.sqlservercentral.com/articles/Development/2945/

I tried the solution to use dynamic connection string. I followed the instrunctions as stated and the report works fine when I hard code the server and database. But once I switch it (to use parameters for the server and database) and deploy, it does not run.

I am using a stored proc to retrieve the data for the report.

="Data Source=" & Parameters!Server.Value & ";Initial Catalog=" & Parameters!Database.Value

I get the following error...

An error has occurred during report processing. (rsProcessingAborted)
Error during processing of the ConnectString expression of datasource ‘RptData’. (rsDataSourceConnectStringProcessingError)

Can someone help me out?
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Hi. I figured out the problem and it is working now.

The server and database parameters must come before any other parameter the report is expecting.
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