September 3, 2013 by Nitesh Solution: Error: 26 - Error Locating Server/Instance Specified Friends, This is a very common problem that Check This Out thx 🙂 Reply sjspain says: June 12, 2007 at 7:38 pm Is there a way to do this programatically in C# (VS2005) in my application so that my installation is not

Thanks in advance Reply SQL Server Connectivity says: September 22, 2008 at 1:36 pm Raj, can you post the inserts you are running? Error 26 In Sql Server 2008 I have this same problem, but only on two of the 8 machines my application is installed on. Used ".SQL2005" as the configuration for the design-time database (i.e., ".{instancename}) and now, finally, I'm able to create the design-time database and load the project !

Step 5: Choose "SQL Server authentication" in the right pane and enter password in Password and Confirm password box for sa account logon.

Please post a question on the forum I mentioned above. Does this still points back to my corporate firwall being the cause? Reply rstreeter says: June 22, 2007 at 12:35 pm I was getting this same error, and I am still unfamiliar with many aspects of SQL 2005. Error 26 In Sql Server 2008 R2 Here are the steps: Make sure your server name is correct, e.g., no typo on the name.

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We added this line and it is working fine. Thx. Check for typo errors in the Instance name and also ensure that the Instance exists on the server Remote Connections enabled on SQL Server - Ensure SQL Server is allowed for I use this as a test before i start a windows service from A which connects to B using a connection string .

I can't connect on any of mine that way - I either need to use tcp: with a port, or no tcp: with a name.) –Aaron Bertrand♦ Jul 1 '15 at