Connect to local DB when SQL Server 2008 R2 is present RRS feed

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  • Hi

    I'm running MAPS using LocalDB on a server where SQL Server 2008 R2 also is installed. Is there a way to connect to the (localdb)\maptoolkit from Excel at my remote workstation? All may attempts fails....

    Regards Per Eriksson

    The SQL Server 2012 Native Client is installed on my workstation, and I'm using Excel 2010
    • Edited by eriksper Tuesday, October 23, 2012 1:00 PM
    Tuesday, October 23, 2012 12:56 PM


  • Sorry, no. We install the SQL instance MAP uses with the remote access disabled for security.

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