Connectivity error RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi,
    I am receving below error

    Connection Failed:
    SQL State: '01000'
    SQL Server Error: 11004
    [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][TCP\IP Sockets]ConnectionOpen (gethostbyname()()).
    Connection failed:
    SQLState: '08001'
    SQL Server Error:11
    [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][TCP\IP Sockets]General network error. Check your network documentation.

    Please give some suggestion to resolve this issue.
    Monday, January 25, 2010 7:50 AM


All replies

  • Check your TCP/IP protocol is enabled for your SQL server which you are trying to connect.

    Are you connecting with server ip or alias name?
    Thanks, Leks
    Monday, January 25, 2010 8:15 AM
  • It is in enabled state only.
    Monday, January 25, 2010 8:47 AM
  • Hi,

    What's version of your instance of SQL Server, I found this KB article indicates a similar error, take a try to see if it works http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306865.

    Chunsong Feng
    Microsoft Online Community Support

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    Tuesday, January 26, 2010 11:29 AM