any server name appear in the server name combo box in SSMS - 07-26-2010 , 10:55 AM
i have sql server 2005 and sql server 2008 installed in my computer, but,
when i launch management studio 2005 and select one of the followings
server type combobox items : database engine, analysis services,reporting
services,sql server compact edition, any server name item is proposed to me
in the server name combo box. if i try to write '(local)' or computer name or
computer name\express in that combo box, server connection error message is
returned when i submit.
but when i choose integration services in server type combo box, the
computer name is automatically selected.
with ssms 2008,computer name\express is proposed when making the same action
for all server type items.
i would like to work with ssms 2005 database engine and i don't want to
what should i do?
any help is welcome
Re: any server name appear in the server name combo box in SSMS - 07-26-2010 , 03:29 PM
Stephane (Stephane (AT) discussions (DOT) microsoft.com) writes:
to connect to SSMS 2005 as well.
Erland Sommarskog, SQL Server MVP, esquel (AT) sommarskog (DOT) se
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