Dear All, We are Using SQL 2008 with Windows 2008 Server. Our database Log shiping not working and showing following error. Error Message - 2009-02-07 14:30:43.74 *** Error: Could not retrieve backup settings for primary ID 'ecfb9a42-207e-451b-968c-3ac29edc16f9'.(Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.LogShipping) *** 2009-02-07 14:30:43.75 *** Error: Failed to connect to server SQL.(Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo) *** 2009-02-07 14:30:43.75 *** Error: A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. The server was not found or was not accessible. Verify that the instance name is correct and that SQL Server is configured to allow remote connections. (provider: Named Pipes Provider, error: 40 - Could not open a connection to SQL Server)(.Net SqlClient Data Provider) *** 2009-02-07 14:30:43.75 ----- END OF TRANSACTION LOG BACKUP ----- Named Pipes are enabled... But the same config SQL 2008 with Windows 2003 Server - Log Shipping is Working Fine. If anybody have solution please inform. Thanks in advance. Jagadeesh V.R.