I've posted my problem in a few other categories. Sorry for that. I didn't see the security category until now.
I'm trying to use ASP.NET's built-in role/user management for a couple ASP.NET MVC 2 sites. I'm using the MVCMusicStore as my guide. I click on the Configuration Tool as the tutorial suggests, which launches the site administration page. Unfortunately when I click on the security tab, I get an error that it cannot connect to the data store. Attempting to test the AspNetSqlProvider gives me a similar error.
I've run the aspnet_regsql program as the error message suggested, and I have a role/user management database ready to go on the server. The proper tables are constructed, and all that. The configuration tool still doesn't see the data store.
As a test, I ran the MVCMusicStore demo in the debugger. Its role/user management functionality worked. I was able to add myself as a customer, and add/remove items from my cart with no errors or exceptions. However, when I attempted to access its security tab in the configuration tool, I received the same error as I get for my own project. How is it possible that role/user management works, but the configuration tool cannot change its settings?
Any suggestions on how I can get the configuration t
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