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I can't set up a new database ???

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I can't set up a new database ???

Any body can help me with this issue

I have a version 2011 PRO my system is Vista 65 bit

I installed it with no problem exept now I want to creat a new database it wont let me I have the following message

 

"Unable to create a new database.  There is an error connecting to the Microsoft SQL server"

 

Thanks

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Re: I can't set up a new database ???

That could be because the SQL server isn't running or it may be blocked by the User Access Control (UAC). Try starting ACT! by right clicking on the iocn and choosing Run As Administrator.

Roy Laudenslager
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Re: I can't set up a new database ???

Thanks but didn't work I spent 3 hours with a technician

the problem seems to be SQL Server 2008 R2 we downloaded it and still I can't conect when creating a new database

Frustrating!!!