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How do I access a SQL Server database

robinM asked
Last Modified: 2013-12-25
OK, the situation is this.  There is a company setting up a SQL Server database.  I am developing a Web site that needs access to this database using ASP. The database is held at site A, but the Web site is served from site B.  I am familiar with setting up DSN's and referencing them in ASP to connect to MS Access database.
However, when I try to create a DSN for a SQL server database, I get an empty drop-down box to specify the SQL server.  How do I specify the remote SQL server machine at site B.  Also, what do they need to have done at site B to make the SQL Server database accessible in this way.

Thanks for any help
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