Refusal to recognize SQL Server 2005 Express on a client PC

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Access 2003
Microsoft Access
SQL Server 2005
SQL Server Express
I have installed SQL Server 2005 Express with about 10 client PCs. I also have Microsoft Access 2003 on the front-end linking to it using System DSNs. On one of the PCs, it refuses to recognize the SQL Server when I try to create a DSN. It does, however, see a different SQL Server that was installed with a trial of Microsoft Office Accounting. Is there a work-around, or do I have to uninstall Microsoft Accounting?
ASKED: July 8, 2008  3:45 PM
UPDATED: July 8, 2008  6:48 PM

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Make sure that the SQL Browser service is started. The first instance installed will use the default port of 1433. Other instances will use a dynamic port number to listen for communications any may not be found unless the SQL Browser service is started.

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