Renaming SQL Instance

Renaming SQL Instance

Post by Dave R » Mon, 17 Sep 2001 18:17:27



Can anybody tell me how to rename SQL Server 2000 Instance?

Thanks in Advance
Dave R.

 
 
 

Renaming SQL Instance

Post by Narayana Vyas Kondredd » Mon, 17 Sep 2001 19:29:24


Dave, you can't rename an SQL Server 2000 instance. Only way around is to
install a new instance with the desired name, move all your databases to the
new instance and uninstall the old instance.
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Quote:> Can anybody tell me how to rename SQL Server 2000 Instance?

> Thanks in Advance
> Dave R.