Can you tell me the solution for following Error message in Sql server.Named Pipes Provider: Could not open a connection to SQL Server .
asked Apr 10, 2012 at 09:14 AM in Default
Try and work through the steps here: [SQL Server 2005 Connectivity Issue Troubleshoot - Part I]: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/sql_protocols/archive/2005/10/22/sql-server-2005-connectivity-issue-troubleshoot-part-i.aspx
answered Apr 10, 2012 at 09:19 AM
Kev Riley ♦♦