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what is the diff between suser and user.

when i run
select Name, SUSER_name(principal_id) What_is_this, USER_name(principal_id) Owner from sys.schemas I get the below.
suser.bmp
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check this out:

http://database.ittoolbox.com/groups/technical-functional/sql-server-l/what-is-the-difference-1338996

one returns SID - the suser_name() and the other, user_name returns the ID
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Thanks.
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