Sql Server 2008R2 with windows authentication

I have sql server 2008r2 running with windows authentication.  The domain admin password needs changed and I am wondering if there is any additional steps to ensure jobs, maintenance plans , etc will still work correctly after changing the domain admin password in active directory...

I am thinking that once I change the password there should be no additional setup on the server but perhaps any other apps or pc\servers connected may need a password updated.

Any thoughts?  Thanks experts!!!
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Aneesh RetnakaranDatabase AdministratorCommented:
You need to make sure that the SQL service account is not the Domain Admin account, also any services related to SQL Server (Ager, VSS, etc ) ..
IKtechAuthor Commented:
i have a different windows domain account running the services....
HuaMin ChenProblem resolverCommented:
If you can the password, other application using the relevant accounts, should be adjusted as well.
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If you're changing machine password you will have to refresh all the opened connection. So in other words Client Application restart is also needed.
Vitor MontalvãoMSSQL Senior EngineerCommented:
The domain admin password needs changed
i have a different windows domain account running the services..

Then you don't need to worry. Everything will be just fine.

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IKtechAuthor Commented:

Even if the maintenance plans with there schedules have been created by logging into management studio using the domain admin account login?  

Vitor MontalvãoMSSQL Senior EngineerCommented:
Yes. The jobs by default runs with the SQL Server Agent account unless you provide another user credential.
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