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Posted By:      Posted Date: September 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
This issue was submitted via feedback on connect.microsoft for SQL Server on 5/14/09 and I can't seem to find anywhere that says it has been fixed!!!  I just got a new PC and they imaged my PC after another co-workers and he was having this issue and now so am I!!  I'm desperate for a resolution as I have to restart almost daily and I have several shared data source connnections...  Here are the details that were submitted to Microsoft....  Please any help is appreciated!!   Type: Bug ID: 450753 Opened: 5/14/2009 4:31:05 PM Access Restriction: Public       0 Workaround(s) view 18 User(s) can reproduce this bug         I recently installed Service Pack 3 for SQL Server 2005 on my local machine, and now my saved credentials for my shared data sources in my Reporting Services project in Visual Studio 2005 SP1 are gone every time I restart my computer. I have to enter the specific User Name and Password into the Credentials tab every day for each shared data source. This problem never occurred before I installed SQL Server 2005 SP3, and now my co-workers are afraid to install SP3 on their machines. The server already has SP3 installed. Details (expand) Product Language English Version SQL Server 2005 SP3 Category Rep

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