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S bitz
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Joined: Jan 20, 2006
Posts: 80
Hi,
I am trying to connect with MSDE using this class:




i get this error :

Got an exception!
[Microsoft][SQLServer 2000 Driver for JDBC]Unable to connect. Invalid URL.


Could anyone tell me how to solve this problem.
Thanks in advance.
Bitz.
Maximilian Xavier Stocker
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Joined: Sep 20, 2005
Posts: 381
Consult the documentation for your driver for the correct form for your url. I think you are missing the name of the database (catalog/schema/etc) you want to connect to.
S bitz
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Joined: Jan 20, 2006
Posts: 80
Hi Maximilan,
The syntax was ok, the problem was with the TCP/IP connection.It just had to be enabled and things worked fine after that.
Thanks
Bitz
 
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