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my remote server mssql server name :"MyDB"

and i could connect to the data while on the machine with

servername: MyDB Username: username Password: password

what would the address to connect to the server remotely be. I've tried This doesn''t work.

Do i need to add any port or something

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Can you please give some more specifics like the OS of the server and client and what you are using to "connect"? Then maybe you can get a good answer. – d-_-b Jul 5 '10 at 10:30
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i've resolved this by allowing remote connections

also, as my instance is the default i just needed to connected to the server


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