SQL Server Network Configuration

Network Configuration Help


Use this dialog box to view or specify TCP/IP configurations.


Default port

Specify the default TCP/IP port that the server should listen on when accepting connections from TCP/IP Sockets clients. The default is 1433.

Hide server

Select to hide the instance of Microsoft® SQL Server™. When you hide an instance of SQL Server, responses to broadcasts from clients attempting to enumerate those instances of SQL Server present on the network are disabled.

See Also

Revealing SQL Server on a Network

How to edit a server network library configuration (Network Utility)

How to load an installed server network library (Network Utility)