hello...I have an instance on SQL Server 2000 running on my localhost....how do I connect to an external db if I have the IP address, port# and UN/PW? <BR><BR>Can I do this directly from SQL Server 2000?
> Can I do this directly from SQL Server 2000?<BR><BR>by that I assume you mean enterprise manager?<BR><BR>sure. right click the SQL Server group and enter the details of the external server. <BR><BR><BR>j<BR>http://rtfm.atrax.co.uk/<BR><BR>