On 8/30/2018 5:56 PM, steven reid wrote:
> Found out the error. and thought i would post it here for reference.
> Turned out that the SQL Server install was set to only allow Windows
> Authentication.
> As the wizard is trying to connect using "SQL Server Authentication"
> then you need to modify your server authentication:
> Within the Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio in the object
> explorer:
> - Right click on the server and click Properties
> - Go to the Security page
> - Under Server authentication choose the SQL Server and Windows
> Authentication mode radio button
> - Click OK
> Restart SQL Services


That's correct. As specified in the File Reporter installation
documentation here
Step 20) the SQL Server instance must be in mixed authentication mode.

Glad you were able to proceed!

-- NFMS Support Team