Enabling SQL Server 2008 (R2) access over Network

First: enable SQL Server itself to be accessed over the network Open SQL Server Configuration Manager Expand SQL Server Network Configuration and click Protocols for MSSQLSERVER Doubleclick TCP/IP Set Enabled to Yes Secondly: change the Windows Firewall to allow incoming connections on the TCP port of SQL Server Open Windows Firewall with Advanced Security Click […]

AVG 8 update marks user32.dll as False Positive on XP SP2

DO NOT REMOVE user32.dll, even though AVG 8 states that there is a virus in the file. Doing so will remove the file, and cause a BSOD, and makes your system unable to boot. It marks the file as infected with Trojan Horse PSW.BANKER4.APSA. Possibilities are to wait for an update from AVG, or (preferably) […]