Error message when connecting from TCP/IP to SSMS

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SQL Server 2008
SSMS
TCP/IP
I'm using an older version of SQL Server (2008 to be exact) and I keep getting this error when I'm trying to connect with TCP/IP from SSMS. How can I solve this?
A network related or instance specific error when a connection to SQL Server...
(provider: Named pipe-provider, error: 40 -  SQL Server)
(.Net SqlClient Data Provider)
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