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lb700
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Posted - 10/16/2013 :  20:12:46  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Can anyone tell me if it is possible to set up a linked server on a SQL2000 server that links to a SQL2012 server? I know it is possible the other way around.


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lb700
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Posted - 10/16/2013 :  20:35:38  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
It is SQL2000 running on Windows server 2003

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Posted - 10/17/2013 :  04:34:34  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
you can do inverse with slight workaround

http://www.winadmins.com/2012/05/kbcreate-sql-2000-linked-server-at-sql.html

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Posted - 10/17/2013 :  20:07:04  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
thanks, but I need a linked server on a SQL2000 server that links to a SQL2012 server, not the other way around.

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Posted - 10/18/2013 :  02:00:40  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I dont think thats possible as provider in 2000 will not support 2012 connection

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