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service account as admin on server

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is the sql service agent being a admin in the box, a good thing, especially if a domain account it is.

any advantage to it?

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Plus if you have failover cluster configurations, you must use the domain user account.

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms143504.aspx#Use_startup_accounts

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