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Configure SQL Server

Server Computer

 

1. Install SQL Server or SQL Server Express (that edition is free).

 

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Newly installed SQL Server instances do not allow remote connections. Please follow the directions in SQL Server.

 

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For added security, you can enable SSL Encryption to communicate with your instance of SQL Server.

Please follow directions on http://support.microsoft.com/kb/316898

 

2. To create an empty database, select File - Data Sources - Add clip10002

 

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Data sources

 

3. Choose Microsoft SQL Server in the list.

 

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4. Configure the connection and run a test using Test Server.

 

SQL Server Data Source Configuration

SQL Server Data Source Configuration

SQL Server data source configuration