https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms175475 To log into an instance of Microsoft SQL Server, a principal must have a valid SQL Server login. This login is used in the authentication process that verifies whether the principal is allowed to connect to the instance of SQL Server.
sqlstudies.com/2012/12/03/logins-vs-users SQL Server is like an apartment with several rooms. When your dba assigns you a login, he’s giving you the key to get to the floor, but you cannot leave your assigned room (master database; or your default room-database, if you’ve got one).
www.sql-server-performance.com/...orphaned-users-sql-server Orphan users can occur once you detach databases or restore a database from another SQL Server database instance. The reason for this is that whenever a user is created, a login name and SID will be created.
sqlblog.com/.../2008/10/17/fixing-orphaned-users.aspx This is a problem that plagues DBAs everywhere. When you restore a database, you run the risk of orphaning the users in the database. All users are linked via a SID to a login and if you have SQL Server logins, who’s SIDs are managed by SQL Server, you are at risk.
stackoverflow.com/.../2861253/sql-query-for-active-users This SQL query gives me today's number of users active in the last 30 days: SELECT COUNT(*) FROM table.users WHERE creation_tsz >= (now() - interval '30 days') How can I modify it to get not a
www.practicalsqldba.com/...server-fixing-orphaned-users.html... In my last post , we have discussed about orphaned uses and how to find out the orphaned users. In this post let us see how to fix the orphaned users.
www.ehow.com/how_6952419_add-users-sql-express.html SQL Express server is a freely distributed version of the database engine available from Microsoft. SQL Express is used to create stored procedures, users, tables and other database functions for dynamic applications.
sqlmag.com/sql-server-2012/sql-server-2012-contained... In SQL Server 2012, DBAs get help dealing with the problem of orphaned users, thanks to its new database containment feature. With containment, SQL Server databases become much more portable.
www.practicalsqldba.com/...serverfinding-orphaned-users.html... Orphaned user is a common problem in SQL server world.When I was working on internal security audit of our production servers, I realized that sp_change_users_login with report option will not work with users associated with the windows login.
stackoverflow.com/questions/16890170/how-can-i-allow... I'm building an stock exchange simulation game. I have a table called 'Market_data' and in the game players simulate being in particular dates and are allowed to use SQL queries to retrieve the
www.sqlservercentral.com/Forums/Topic454819-338-1.aspx Hi all, How can i drop all users at once. I hope i can get all users by doing bellow query: please correct me if i am wrong SELECT name FROM sys.database_principals
www.blackbaudknowhow.com/tech-tips/sql-server-ports.htm What SQL Server ports are used with Blackbaud databases? Blackbaud products can use either static or dynamic ports for SQL depending on your preference and if you are using a default or named instance of SQL.
www.xtivia.com/...roles-asscoiated-users-sql-toolbox SQL Server – List Database Roles and Asscoiated Users – SQL Toolbox The sys,database_role_members view contains two columns one for the role id and one for the member id creating a relationship between the role and the user.
www.sql-server-performance.com/2006/unauthorised-user-ssms Question: If a user is not authorized to see a database can I exclude that database from even appearing in SQL Server Management Studio for that specified user or group?
https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/7fc25203... In database level security users who is guest, sys & information schema, what is the use of these users and why are disabled by default. I think this question is better suited for the SQL Server Security forum: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sqlsecurity
https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/sqlserver/en-US/...... Its very hard to differentiate active and inactive users. SQL Server logins may sit idle for a long period of time without use depending upon how frequently a database is accessed.
www.sqlservercentral.com/Forums/Topic893598-146-1.aspx Hi, I have deleted some logins from my SQL Server 2005 servers, now i need a script to delete the users of this logins from my user databases does sameone have a script like this?
raresql.com/2012/04/24/how-to-create-bulk-sql-users Sometimes, we have a request to create few hundred users in sql server specially at the time of new deployment. The first solution is we can create users one by one, but it takes some time to create in the SQL Server.
www.sqlteam.com/forums/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=195182 Hi Everyone, I'm wondering if it's possible to grant non-admin users to start/stop SQL services using SQL Server Configuration Manager. Using the sc command, I was able to grant non-admin users access to services applet in Windows.