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saranram_forum
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Posted - 05/12/2009 :  01:27:07  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi,

My database server name is SYSTEM\\SQLEXPRESS and Database name is deshcom.User name is sa.I got error "A critical error occured:instance failure" while i entered next button . I need solution to access my application


Saravanakumar

sashi.lingan
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Posted - 08/05/2009 :  02:04:53  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
hi ,

Instead of using SYSTEM\\EXPRESS, Just use SYSTEM\EXPRESS. It will work fine.

Regards,

Sashi .

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rajdaksha
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Posted - 08/05/2009 :  02:22:02  Show Profile  Send rajdaksha a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
Hi

Are you using C# coding.....




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rajdaksha
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Posted - 08/05/2009 :  02:30:56  Show Profile  Send rajdaksha a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
Hi

Bcoz the string is read in c# and is escaped so \\ becomes \\\\..............




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shijopbaby
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Posted - 06/13/2011 :  03:37:36  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
http://topsearchforyou.com/2011/06/11/instance-failure-sql-server-sqlconnection-oledbconnection-asp-net-c-net-vb-net-etc/

Very useful and simple article



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Originally posted by saranram_forum

Hi,

My database server name is SYSTEM\\SQLEXPRESS and Database name is deshcom.User name is sa.I got error "A critical error occured:instance failure" while i entered next button . I need solution to access my application


Saravanakumar

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sebantom1979
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Posted - 03/05/2013 :  07:19:32  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
http://answerforu.com/2011/06/11/instance-failure-sql-server-sqlconnection-oledbconnection-asp-net-c-net-vb-net-etc/
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