SQL Server worked in VB 2003. Error in 2005

I get this error: ex.InnerException.InnerException = {"An error has occurred while establishing a connection to the server.  When connecting to SQL Server 2005, this failure may be caused by the fact that under the default settings SQL Server does not allow remote connections. (provider: Named Pipes Provider,...

This is the return from cn.open where cn is the connection. The same line of code works fine in VN 2003. When I convert the project to VB 2005, I get this error. The database has not changed is located at a remote host and is SQL server 2000.

I know it's something stupid, but I have yet to figure it out..... Thanks in advance...
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That's because it deny remote connections by default. To enable it you have to follow these steps: http://blogs.msdn.com/sqlexpress/archive/2005/05/05/415084.aspx

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MisledmanAuthor Commented:
Thanks....This should help some people. I couldn't find it with a search...
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