Microsoft SQL Native Client error '80004005' Named Pipes Provider: Could not open a connection to SQL Server . "
Posted on 2007-08-02
I am getting this error in an asp application. I am trying to set up a staging environment for this application and the app works in production. When I change the connection string to thit he production database the error disappears. However, I get this error when the application is pointed to the staging database. Named Pipes, TCP/IP and have been enabled. We will really appreciate your help. BTW, our database is a 2005 db.
the error I am getting on the page is,
Microsoft SQL Native Client error '80004005'
Named Pipes Provider: Could not open a connection to SQL Server .