We help IT Professionals succeed at work.

Change name of MSSQL 2005 server w/o changing name of server

216 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-18
I need to change the name of the MS SQL Server 2005 - but i CANNOT change the name of the server.

How do i do that?

For example sake let's assume:

Old name = OLDNAME
New name = NEWNAME ...

Cheers,

Gp.
Comment
Watch Question

Photographer
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Awarded 2007
Top Expert 2008
Commented:
This one is on us!
(Get your first solution completely free - no credit card required)
UNLOCK SOLUTION

Author

Commented:
How

Author

Commented:
Never mind ... figured it out.

Thanks.

Easy 500 for ya!

Gp.
Unlock the solution to this question.
Join our community and discover your potential

Experts Exchange is the only place where you can interact directly with leading experts in the technology field. Become a member today and access the collective knowledge of thousands of technology experts.

*This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

OR

Please enter a first name

Please enter a last name

8+ characters (letters, numbers, and a symbol)

By clicking, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.