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Trouble Opening SQL Server DB

I have a vb6 app that uses a sql server express database.  Suddenly I am having difficulty opening it.  Here is what I use to open the db:

    sWhichSrvr = lstWhichComp.Text
    
    Call Hourglass
    
    Set conn = New ADODB.Connection
    
    If sWhichSrvr = "Remote" Then
        conn.Open "Provider=SQLNCLI10;Server=216.185.199.1,1433\SQLExpress;Database=VIRA;Uid=xxx;Pwd=xxx;"
    Else
        conn.Open "Provider=SQLNCLI10;Server=" & sWhichSrvr & "\SQLExpress;Database=VIRA;Trusted_Connection=yes;"
    End If

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Now I get an error when I try to access the db.  What might cause that to change?  Antivirus?  Malware?  I don't think I have added any of that since last use.

Thanks so much!!
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I will post the error code and look at the remote cinnection but it is the lcal connection i am hing trouble with...and it worked until just recently
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I am not near my desk and I will post it when I get home but the gist of it is that it can't find the database.  Lets not forget that IT HAS WORKED WELL UNTIL RECENTLY (all caps for emphasis, not for anger :) ).  The db is in the same place.  My concern is what would cause it to suddenly stop working.  Hmmmm.....
Now it is working, and my machine just underwent an upgrade...wierd.  Thank you.
If it happens again, please send the error. There should be something in the error message that can lead us to the problem.

Cheers