I have a new SharePoint 2010 FOUNDATION (SP1)system and an SQL 2005 database (SQL5). I have created a view on SQL5 showing all my Customers. On the SP1 I created a list to show my Customer data. I keep getting 'Login failed for user NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGO'. I used to get a different authentication error but I am now trying everything.
1) In SharePoint Designer I created EXTERNAL CONTENT TYPE and I was able to connect to my database and connect to the view I wanted. I can also click the button the says CREATE LISTS and FORMS and the list is in my SharePoint site. I just can access the data because I keep getting authentication error or I don't have rights error. I am sure it is tied to the Authentication Mode but I am still trying.
2) I went to my SharePoint Central Admin on the server and I have tried SERVICE APPLICATIONS and NEW - BUSINESS CONNECTIVITY SERVICE. I created my new service and it says STARTED (I created like 5 different ones because nothing was working).
3) I am missing something in between. What is missing?
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