I was wondering if someone would explain to me how SQL 2012 Express works with Sharepoint.
I have installed Sharepoint 3.0 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 server. This has been working without issue. I have installed SQL Server 2012 Express and the default instance that come up is
I try and login with this using Windows authentication but this does not work.
I found online that because I have Sharepoint installed I have to login using
If I put this in the server name when I launch Management Studio, I can login and see the sharepoint databases.
I have software which I need to create databases and write to these and one of these will be the new Blackberry Entreprise server but I cannot seem to connect to SQL when installing other software. When the software asked for the server name, nothing seems
In the past, the server instances have been [Servername]\SQLEXPRESS and I am wondering if Sharepoint is causing issue in some way.