I'm a complete sql/asp.net newbie and want to try this tutorial:http://beta.asp.net/GuidedTour/
First I installed:
Visual Web Developer 2005 Express Edition Beta 2
systemsettings\software shows the "sql server 2005 express edition ctp (sqlexpress)" installed
mmc\service shows me the SQL Server (SQLExpress) is running
Following the guided tour I use the commandline, type cmd, and type in the commandbox: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\90\Tools\binn\SQLCMD90" -S "localhost\SqlExpress"
Instead of localhost I also tried computername.smallbusiness.local (thats my fully domain name).
However I always receive the error:
Named Pipes Provider: Could not open a connection to SQL Server 
Thank you very much for all your help
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