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enterprise management connction problem in SQLServer 2008

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I have installed SQL Server 2008 enterprise on Win7 home edition. the instalation is done with no errors.

But  iam not able to connect database in SQL Server Management studio. i am getting below error

A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. The server was not found or was not accessible. Verify that the instance name is correct and that SQL Server is configured to allow remote connections. (provider: Named Pipes Provider, error: 40 - Could not open a connection to SQL Server) (.Net SqlClient Data Provider)

Please help me.






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