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question about ssms access sql server

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Jim MetcalfFlag for United States of America asked on
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Lets say you lose your SA password and that was the only system admin account setup on the instance of sql server.
what type of windows user can login to the instance no matter what...

is it local admin for the server or does it need to be a domain admin.
i need to clear this up.
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