Microsoft SQL Server cannot connect to BKKSQL020

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While opening a connection to Microsoft SQL Server I get an error as shown below. I am new to computing so I would like all suggestions that will help me figure out the source of the error.

Cannot connect to BKKSQL020SQLEXPRESS

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Login failed for user ‘sa’ (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 18456)

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Microsoft SQL Server cannot connect to BKKSQL020


Use the following steps to resolve your issue

·         Check if the server is responding by ping command

·         Check the configuration of the firewall

·         The  TCP port or the pipeline has to be specified in the connection string

·         Check whether SQL Server Browser Services are enabled.

·         Check if the port UDP 1434 is open in the firewall

·         Check if you are using the correct username and password

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