Visual Studio 2010 and .NET FX 4 available in Japanese, German and French

Being a German working for Microsoft in the US I am extremely excited to announce that the Japanese, German, and French versions of Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 are now available for MSDN subscribers!!  It’s been a long journey, and it is truly rewarding to know that many of our international customers will…

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How to enable remote connections in SQL Server 2008?

You experience the following error message: A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. The server was not found or was not accessible. Verify that the instance name is correct and that SQL Server is configured to allow remote connections. (provider: Named Pipes Provider, error: 40 – Could not open…

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