Create index permissions

Posted on 2012-08-27
Last Modified: 2012-09-04
Pls advise how I can grant create index permissions in sql without granting sysadmin rights
Question by:isonali
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    Grant them ALTER on the underlying table or view.  That will give them more than just index create authority, but I don't know right now if there is any way to limit it more.
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    I still haven't found another way to limit it to only CREATE INDEX.  SQL Server still needs more granularity in some permissions :-).

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