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I created a database named testbase in sqlcmd in SERVER\MSSQLSERVER. However, I cannot access SERVER\MSSQLSERVER.

I also could not find testbase inside the server connection using Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio.

Appreciate any help / tips / hints.

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Did you use the same user for both sqlcmd and ssms? –  Edward Dortland Aug 28 '12 at 9:41
seeing your other question, are you sure you actually created the DB and didn't forget to end with a GO in SQLCMD? –  Edward Dortland Aug 28 '12 at 9:54
I notice that actual I went into the wrong connection as explained in my answer. –  Jack Aug 29 '12 at 1:38
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Actually, I went to the wrong connection. It should be SERVER\MSQLSERVER rather than SERVER\MSSQLSERVER.

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I can see how that might be confusing.... –  Jon Seigel Aug 29 '12 at 1:49
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