January 17, 2012 1 Comment
For those of us who spend time on the SQL Server Forums, you’ll probably agree that one of the most common calls for assistance relates to troubleshooting SQL Server connections. This is why Rick Byham’s TechNet Wiki article on “How to Troubleshoot Connecting to the SQL Server Database Engine” is a keeper.
Rick’s article covers both basic and complex connection issues and provides concise steps required to:
If you haven’t already bookmarked this article, do so today
UPDATE: If you’re looking for help on troubleshooting SQL Azure connection issues, have a read of this.