This week ServerFault.com has transissioned from Beta to fully live. This means that you no longer need to have the beta access code to access the site. Hopefully you find the site as useful as I have while it was in beta. Denny
People ask all the time why they can't connect to their SQL Server. Here are some thoubleshooting steps that they should take in order to find out what the problem is.
Please keep in mind that without knowledge of your specific problem I can only point you towards the right direction.