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Old February 10th, 2007, 03:42 AM
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Hi,
When I tried to access to .mdf file it gave me this error “failed to
generate a user instance of SQL server due to failure in copying
database files. the connection will be closed.” So then I found that I must change the user instance by using windows prompt. I typed “"osql
/s<your_server_instance_name>\SQLExpress /E"” it gave me this error "no user selected". So can you help me to solve this problem?
Thank you,
 
Old February 10th, 2007, 09:44 AM
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I'm not sure I follow. Are you trying to link SQL Server tables within an Access database?

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