getting below error message while trying to connect to SQL DB
Opening JDBC connection to Some(.\MendixSql) failed with SQLState: 08S01 Error code: 0 Message: The connection to the host ., named instance MendixSql failed. Error: "java.net.UnknownHostException: .". Verify the server and instance names and check that no firewall is blocking UDP traffic to port 1434. For SQL Server 2005 or later, verify that the SQL Server Browser Service is running on the host. Retrying...(1/4) please help
The error means Mendix cannot connect to the db, you need to find your server's address and port and fill those details in the Mendix configuration.
Also make sure to "verify that the SQL Server Browser Service is running on the host"