SQL Server Performance

SQL error trying to connect

Discussion in 'General DBA Questions' started by Mr930, Nov 3, 2006.

  1. Mr930 New Member

    I have set up an ODBC connection to our SQL Server. If I use this ODBC to create linked tables in MS Access, I can edit, delete, whatever as I see fit, no trouble hitting the database at all.

    I have a SQL report writer app that uses ODBC. When I try to use the same ODBC connection I get the "server does not exist or access denied" error when I first try to create a report.

    Since I can get to the server with MS Access, it seems like I have the proper rights.

    What could cause this problem? Would MS Access have some sort of way to communicate when my other app does not?

  2. satya Moderator

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