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SQL Logins from 2005 to 2012

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Is it possible to copy the SQL logins with password from 2005 to 2012 ? /SQL.

Thanks in advance.

Mike
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Yes it is.

Refer to this MS Support Document (which I have used many times):  "How to transfer logins and passwords between instances of SQL Server"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/918992
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it is easier from 2008 to 2012 to migrate. 2005 we tried it and had to recreate the logins
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