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SQL Server Role Permissions

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Hello Experts,

I am working with permissions in SQL Server 2005/2008.  I have created a role 'TestPerm' and assigned a test user to it.  I am attempting to query the permissions that role has been granted.

I am using sp_helprotect, but dont fully understand the results: does this indicate that the user can only connect create a table? but the role cannot connect by default?    Please help
Is there another SP that would list full role permissions?

Owner      Object      Grantee      Grantor      ProtectType      Action
.      .      TestPerm      dbo      Grant           Create Table
.      .      TestUser      dbo      Grant           CONNECT
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by:EugeneZ
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check
sp_helprotec
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms190310(SQL.90).aspx
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you probably need this script

SQL SERVER 2005 SCRIPT OUT SECURABLES AND ROLES

http://alexsdba.spaces.live.com/Blog/cns!F86565E81CD9BC16!137.entry
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by:IClown
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Maybe it's not the permissions....I want the user (and role to be able to create a table in an existing database).  Please let me know if what I am doing is not correct.


Use Master
GO
CREATE USER TestUser FOR LOGIN TestUser
GO
USE z_Testing
GO
Create role Role2Test
Grant Create Table to Role2Test
Grant Create Table to TestUser
sp_addrolemember 'Role2Test', 'TestUser'
 
sp_helprotect 

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by:IClown
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UPDATE:  So I can actually create it with TestUser, but it only shows up when I log back in as sa...???

Is there another permission to view the tables?
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EugeneZ earned 50 total points
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view and read (select)?:


db_datareader
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by:IClown
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well, this could take some getting used to....

Great job!  Thank you for your help
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