Problem With SqlConnection.ConnectionString


I have a Windows 2000 server and I define two Workgroup on it;
Workgroup1 and Workgroup2.
in each workgroup be defined some server that belong to my user computers.
I Install SQL Server 2000 Enterprice On a computer in Workgroup1.
I want to connect from a computer in Workgroup2 to SQL Server 2000 in Workgroup1.
What is proper ConnectionString;

this connection string is not work :
"Server=Myserver;initial catalog = my_database_name; . . . . . ."
// My Server is that name of computer in workgroup1 that I have installed
SQL Server 2000.

Thank you.
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What type of authentication are you using?  Check to see which mode you are using then try setting to mixed-mode

In SQL Server 7.0, the key is:

In SQL Server 2000, the key is:

The value of LoginMode is 1 for Windows Authentication only, and 2 for Mixed Mode. After locking yourself out, you can change the value of LoginMode to 2, restart SQL Server, and log in as the system administrator (sa), provided you know the sa password.

Here is a good article on understanding connection strings:

Hope this helps...

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