i m doing jdbc in sql server. when i have installed it then it is asking for connection. in server column what i need to write ? by default "(local)" is there and when i press connect button, it says "error reporting!!" and some description about that. what is this ? why it is not connecting with local server ? please tell me i m frustrated. :'(

Please mention error code that occured..

Please mention error code that occured..

TITLE: Connect to Server
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Cannot connect to localhost.

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

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 a connection to SQL Server) (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 2)

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BUTTONS:

OK
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