Connecting to  a remove SQL server that is stopped

Posted on 2005-05-06
Last Modified: 2010-04-05
In query analyzer there is an option to start sql server if stopped. I want to emulate this login screen for my applicatin.  If I wanted to connect to a remote server using sql server authentication how would I do this.

Does anyone have any code to check and if necessary start the sql server service on the remove server, using sql server authentication not windows authentication.


Question by:alchemy9
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    I use the SDAC product ftom crlab.  It costs but it is good.

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