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Help with Microsoft Authorisation Manager (Azman) for Windows Server 2008 and XP Dev

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 16, 2010    Points: 0   Category :.NET Framework
Morning all, I am hoping someone can shed some light on a problem i have as i seem to be at a dead end and cannot find a resolution. Even Google!   My scenario is as follows: 1) I have Azman installed on a windows 2008 server with the database hosted on SQL server. 2) I have an application that im developing in a Windows XP environment using a version managed PIA for AzMan (Microsoft.Interop.Security.AzRoles). When the application loads, and the following statement is executed: AzAuthorizationStoreClass store = new AzAuthorizationStoreClass(); store.Initialize(0, this.storeLocation, null); ... i get an exception which is thrown by .Initialise: "The specified network provider name is invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x800704B4)" the storeLocation is set and read from the configuration file as: <add key="storeLocation" value="mssql://Driver={SQL Server};Server={my2008server};/AzManDb/MyTestApplication" /> Any help is very much appreciated.  

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