hello!
i am working on a client and server application , i want to connect my server with my client application to perform some database transactions.i think it is very simple to connect a client with the server , but here is the point , i have two pc , one has win xp professional and other has windows server 2008 , now the mssql server is installed at the pc win xp .is it importent to install my mssql server at the windows server in order to access it , or i can do it in the way i want , please guide me , in this , i googled so many sites , and youtube videos but no one is able to solve it . please guid me.

Regards

M.Waqas Aslam

You can install/access it on both machines, but it would be wiser to install it in the server.