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Error with SQL Server driver: Shared memory; connection open

I have just formatted the HD of one of my bosses, but every time I try to connect to our database I get this message:
 [microsoft][odbc sql server driver][shared memory]connection open (connect)
Please help me out, lunch on me. Thanks.

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Install the latest version of MDAC installed. You probably have parts of multiple versions of MDAC floating around on the machine.

 

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This was first published in June 2002

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