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Export/Import Fixed Server Role membership in SQL 2005

Does any one have T-SQL script to export and import all Fixed Server Role members in SQL 2005?
I need to export the list of members from production and import to dev server.

Thank you for your help in advance.
Windows Server 2008Microsoft SQL Server 2005Microsoft SQL Server 2008

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8/22/2022 - Mon
Reza Rad

what do you mean by export list of members?!
Do you mean Transfer logins from production server to dev?
if yes, read this link carefully:


Thank you for your response.
The script in the article you provided transfers SQL logins, but not their fixed server role membership.

If possible, I want to export all fixed server role membres from PROD and import into DEV.

Reza Rad

As you say, they are FIXED server roles, and should be already exists in DEV, so why you want to import them again?
Could you explain more?
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DBAduck - Ben Miller

Do you mean something like this?

WITH Logins
AS (
		M.role_principal_id AS RoleId,
		M.member_principal_id AS UserId,
		P.name AS LoginName
	FROM sys.server_role_members M 
	INNER JOIN sys.server_principals P ON m.member_principal_id = P.principal_id
	P1.name AS RoleName 
FROM Logins
INNER JOIN sys.server_principals P1 ON Logins.RoleId = P1.principal_id

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Sorry, my question probably was clear enough.

SQL logins have been transferred from PROD to DEV using the script provided in http://support.microsoft.com/kb/246133.
However, logins' fixed server role membership cannot be transferred with the same script.
I am looking for a script that will take care of this role memebership transfer.

DBAduck - Ben Miller

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