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How to activated MSSQL Express 2005 in plesk control panel.

Discussion in 'Plesk for Windows - 8.x and Older' started by shriram, Apr 27, 2007.

  1. shriram

    shriram Guest

    I have installed Plesk 7.6 on windows 2003. I know the Plesk provide MSSQL & MYSQL both type of database. I want to use MSSQL express 2005 through plesk control panel.
    I want to create database through Plesk control panel in MSSQL express 2005.

    Sorry for English ....
  2. ntranced

    ntranced Guest

    If you havent already bought it you need to purchase the add-on from SwSoft that lets you create and manage MSSQL databases.
  3. ravee1981

    ravee1981 Guest


    When i try to enter MSSQL admin details in the database area in plesk, it is giving me the following error

    Error: Unable to update database parameters: Try to establish connection failed: [DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (Connect()).]SQL Server does not exist or access denied..

    SQL is installed and is running on the server.

    Please help me with this


  4. iTechSquad

    iTechSquad Guest

    Has this issue been resolved ?

    I have the same thing happening to me in Plesk 8.1 Windows + MsSQL express 2005.

  5. Bender

    Bender Guest


    For MSSQL Exrpress try the following in the hostname/ip field .\sqlexpress

    Also you can get the list of installed sql servers using osql -L command