Login timeout expired error when logging into GoldMine. GoldMine then prompts for SQL credentials

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    Details

    After doing a new installation of GoldMine on a Windows 7 workstations, with the first sign in getting a "Login timeout expired" error when logging into GoldMine and then a prompt for SQL credentials


    Resolution

    You must create a Windows Firewall exception (inbound and outbound rule) for SQL port 1433 on the SQL server.   For more information please this link, at Microsoft.com http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc646023.aspx

     

    Please refer for more information also to Login Timeout Expired for all networked clients connecting to GoldMine - The Application Server where Microsoft SQL Server is installed works fine.