Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

User access issue

Posted on 2013-11-25
2
Medium Priority
?
210 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-26
The user complained that he was unable to access 2 out of 20 databases on one of the servers. I checked the user permissions and found that the only difference between the user permissions on those two databases and the rest of them was that the default schema listed was DOMAIN\user1 instead of dbo. Another thing was that in Owned Schemas section the schema DOMAIN\user1 was selected for those two databases in question, all other databases do not even have DOMAIN\user1 listed under schemas.
I did change the default schema to dbo, but I do not know how to remove DOMAIN\user1 schema from the list or uncheck it

Can someone help me fix this issue?
0
Comment
Question by:YZlat
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 52

Accepted Solution

by:
Carl Tawn earned 1400 total points
ID: 39675622
You should just be able to execute the following command from SSMS:
DROP SCHEMA 'DOMAIN\user1'

Open in new window

Although it will error if the schema owns any objects - in which case you will have to change the owner of all of the objects and then drop again.

It would be wise to backup your database before doing this as well :)
0
 
LVL 35

Author Comment

by:YZlat
ID: 39677804
I dropped the schema and reset the default user schema to dbo but user sitll reports he is unable to access those databases
0

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar: Networking for the Cloud Era

Did you know SD-WANs can improve network connectivity? Check out this webinar to learn how an SD-WAN simplified, one-click tool can help you migrate and manage data in the cloud.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

For both online and offline retail, the cross-channel business is the most recent pattern in the B2C trade space.
When trying to connect from SSMS v17.x to a SQL Server Integration Services 2016 instance or previous version, you get the error “Connecting to the Integration Services service on the computer failed with the following error: 'The specified service …
Via a live example, show how to extract information from SQL Server on Database, Connection and Server properties
Via a live example, show how to extract insert data into a SQL Server database table using the Import/Export option and Bulk Insert.

722 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question