sql 2005 permissions

Posted on 2011-11-01
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
Im in Microsoft SQL Management Studio for Sql 2005.

I'm logged in as the sa but i can't seem to change a users password or create a new user.
am i in the wrong place.

im under the database name< secutiry< Users<

i right click the user and select properties and there is no where to change password....
Question by:jamesmetcalf74
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    Accepted Solution

    Under databases what you will see are the logins for that database.

    What you need to do is go to the security -which is at the top level menu for that server and then there you can add or remove users,change passwords etc
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    see step by step guide below -with graphics-easier to understand :)

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