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sql server default value to be currently logged in user

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How can i set the sql server default value for a column to be the value of the currently logged in user?
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use the system_user function as the default value.
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you want either the user name (relevant to the db): USER_NAME()
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms188014.aspx

or the login name: SUSER_NAME()
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms187934.aspx
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