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can not connect to remote sql server

hi all,
i just installed a new sql server i’m tying to connect to it useing enterprise manager from a diffrent computer not on the local domain but i’m getting a can’t connect error i’m positive the password is right. maybe its a network problem any sugestion will help.
Thanks. KENNY
Can you ping the IP Address from the different computer? MeanOldDBA
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And ensure Server ALIAS is defined on client network utility for that server, also try to add entry for SQL server in LMHOSTS file. If those are 2 different domains ensure those are trusted. Satya SKJ
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