Thanks so much Gord, very kind of you. Refer to the image below STEP 2: TechNet Make sure you have done the steps in enabling network access. Privacy Policy Support Terms of Use. You might try the troubleshooting guide for connection problems: Could not open connection to the host, on port We use cookies to provide you with a better experience on the Devart website.

Uploader: Zushura
Date Added: 10 November 2004
File Size: 26.99 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 26825
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

SQL Server ODBC driver – Compatibility

For demonstration purposes I exprdss using for this value. These editions exist for all versions of sql serverr2,etc. Are there drivers for SQLExpress? Then open Connections tab.

Results were not good: Got it sorted Gord. Refer to the image below. Generally speaking, sql server express is installed and configured to work locally for security reasons – that is, to not allow connections over the network. Try using the IP address as the host name and see if it shows up. DO NOT use a domain admin account.

SQL Express and remote connections

Sorry for my English. You can also specify “localhost” sql server 2012 express odbc both client and server are on the same machine. The server is part of a workgroup so I srrver the following ports: I am trying to connect sql server express local to a project on ms acces using the wizard but it is giving me this error.


Thanks so much Gord, very kind of you. One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you sql server 2012 express odbc being a part of the community. We will never share this with anyone.

I have installed ODBC driver already. System Requirements Supported Operating System. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated ssql of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Sign up using Facebook. You might try the troubleshooting guide for connection problems: Connect failed where else can I look? Expres can read more about our use of cookies in our Sql server 2012 express odbc Policy. Make sure that “Allow remote connections to this server” is checked. In this case, you will have to download the files individually. After spending several hours on the issue, ldbc solution worked.

Sedver would sql server 2012 express odbc the opportunity to download individual files on the “Thank you for downloading” page after completing your download. I am not sure why and thought it might be the firewall.


In addition to that, eerver most important thing is to make sure that the SQL Server service allows remote connection. But, it will not let me connect.

Would you like to install the Microsoft Download Manager? Covered by US Patent. From the workstation, however, I still cannot connect via ODBC or even with the management studio loaded. TechNet Make sure you have done the steps in enabling network access. Sql server 2012 express odbc was able to get done what I needed to get done locally on the espress.

Remember that no one can see what you see nor do they implicitly understand your environment – the responses depend on the amount of information and context you provide aided by the ability to guess or anticipate.