Connecting to local Sql server 2005 through Internet
I want access my local database which is on windows 2003 a local machine.
My website is running on the internet and I want to access the sql server 2005 Database through the internet, but I am getting the following error. My Firewall is off.
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: TCP Provider, error: 0 - A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond.)