I have a SQL db on a server i rent form one fir, and the website I rent from an othe firm. But I'm having problems getting the webpage to talk to the SQL server on an other serber. Is it possible to do this without odbc?<BR>I use this code to try connecting to the SQL db:<BR>Provider=SQLOLEDB; Data Source=Servername; User ID=username;Password=password;Initial Catalog=dbname;Server=ipadress<BR><BR>ut always get :<BR>Microsoft OLE DB Provider for SQL Server error '80004005' <BR><BR>[DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (Connect()).]SQL Server does not exist or access denied. <BR><BR>//global.asa, line 5<BR><BR><BR>Can someone plz help?