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    ben2004uk

    Hello All,

    I have just started to create a new project (you will all hear about it soon on here, weather its good or not Big Smile).  Basiclly here is the outline:

    Sql Server 2005 Database
    Webform (ASP.net + C#)
    WinForm (C#)

    I want the webform which will be located on the same server as the sql database to connect to the database and return data.

    I also want the winform to have the same functionality (plus a few other bits) but I want it to connect to the same database (if connected to the internet).

    I was thinking that having a Sql Connection() over the internet isn't the best thing, so I was going to use Web Services (helps me learn how to use them aswell, all good)

    So last night,  I started to build the web side, got my db setup,  got my webform setup and my web services setup (base projects, just to test they work together).

    I ran the web services in 2005, it loaded up the project on port 18789?? and I then tried to run the website which load up on port 486.  However when it tried to access the web service it got permissions denied.

    So, three questions:

    1)   Is using my webform to connect to web services a good idea.
    2)   Should I have the web services as a different project/sln or together with the website.
    3)   How do I get them to talk to each other locally.

    Please advise.

    Thanks

    Ben

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    ben2004uk



    Found a solution,  just thought I would post it.  Answer to my web services question - weather its right to use them or not would be cool.

    Solution::

    In Solution Explorer, right-click the name of the application and then click Property Pages.

    In the Property Pages dialog box, click the Start Options tab.

    Under Server, untick NTLM Auth.



    Cheers

    Ben

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