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SQL 2005

Posted on 2008-10-12
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Last Modified: 2008-12-06
I want to connect SQL 2005 DB of another network over vpn. All the required setting like remote connection using TCP/IP only, SQL browser setting automatic and configured allow port through ISA server but still getting an error like error no: 53, serverity error :20 .
Question by:winsoftech
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by:Keith Alabaster
ID: 22700585
Please provide the full output of the error lines within the isa log


Expert Comment

ID: 22700623
check the firewall of server and client as well. if it is on u may have too allow port which you are using

Author Comment

ID: 22700691
I think no issue on ISA server (0x0 Error_Success  then afer some time gives result 0xc0040038 FWX_E_TCP_NO_SERVER_REPLY) while on SSMS (Provider: Named Pipes Provider : error 40 could not open connection  to server, Microsoft SQL Server : error 53)

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rehan_k99 earned 500 total points
ID: 22700962
check your named pipe connection using
please also check this
hope will help to resolve the error
my another suggesting
Most of the time cause is firewall on SQL Server machine is blocking port 1433

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