Also try MAKEPIPE/READPIPE utilities.
Quote:> I'm running Integrated security, have multiprotocol and named pipes
> installed. SQL client utilities cannot access the server on one of the
> programmer machines. We receive the following message: "A connection
> be established to <server_name>. Unable to connect: SQL server is unable
> connect or doesn't exist"
> Hmm. Both programmer workstations worked; the problem with the one just
> showed up. Reinstalled client utilities, but this didn't resolve
> Have done a netstat -a on server and port 1433 is "listening". Data can
> accessed by applications. Only the one workstation is having problems.
> What's wrong?