Does the following syntax mean local or domain administrator?  .\Administrator

Posted on 2009-02-08
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
This is probably a stupid question but can someone please tell me what the following syntax means?  .\Administrator.  Does the '.\' mean that it's the domain or local administrator?  This is the logon type specified in the logon properties of the MSSQLSERVER service.

Thanks for your time
Question by:dweb937
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    Accepted Solution

    . always refers to the local computer.. So it is local administrator

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    Ok - thanks for the quick response.  

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