Check Database Connection / Port 1433

This one is for me, because I seem to circle around this for 12 minutes every time I want to check whether there is a connection to a SQL instance. Steve Rachui turned me on to this little trick a LONG time ago, but I can never seem to find his post fast enough Smile

Create a file with a UDL extension and open it. Whatevs…

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