You may get an error that is similar to the following:[Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 11.0]TCP Provider: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it. 

[Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 11.0]Login timeout expired. 

[Microsoft][SQL Server Native Client 11.0]A network-related or instance-specific error has occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. Server is not found or not accessible. Check if instance name is correct and if SQL Server is configured to allow remote connections. For more information see SQL Server Books Online.

Need more help?

Expand your skills
Explore Training
Get new features first
Join Microsoft Insiders

Was this information helpful?

What affected your experience?

Any additional feedback? (Optional)

Thank you for your feedback!