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I need to create SQl user admin in sql management studio 2005, Please advise

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I enter to logins
I create new login
I choose SQL server athentication
What is the default database I choose?
Mappings?
server role?
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Please advise
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Open SSMS
Connect to server as SYSADMIN
Create new login
Choose SQL server authentication
What is the default database I choose? - leave it master but does not really matter as sysadmin can access them all
Mappings? - see above
server role? - YES - choose SYSADMIN here.
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Hi,

For sysadmin and other privileged roles, I prefer to use tempdb as default database. That guards against junk getting into the master database.

Just the other day I ran a script in master that was meant for another database, and had to delete the stuff it created there.

HTH
  David
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