troubleshooting Question

Connecting to SQLexpress 2008R2

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I have an Ms SQL express 2008R2 server running on a server 2008R2 virtual box.

I can connect to the server via server managment studio using a domain administrator account. However I do not have suitable permissions to make any changes (e.g. password changes)

How can I give the domain admin account the correct permission?

I'm pretty sure I have never given the sa account a new password but I am unable to logon using "sa" and a blank password.

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