how to find instance name of sql server 2008 in 64 bit machine RRS feed

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  • Hi all,

              I have to populate the installed instance name in dropdown list in my application for connecting to sql server.

    in 32 bit operating system i was using below line of code to read the instance name,


    "Software\\Wow6432Node\\Microsoft\\Microsoft SQL Server\\InstalledInstances

    but am unable to find the instances name in 64 bit operating system for sql server 2008.



    vinaya kumar

    Tuesday, March 26, 2013 9:24 AM


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