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SQL Server Express: I need Admin rights to create a DB

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I installed SQL Server Express 2019, and am not trying to use SSMS (v18.9.1) ti created a new database.

I am getting the error:
CREATE DATABASE permission denied in 'master'. (MS SQL Server, Error: 262)

Any idea what I may be doing wrong? Or, might I have a sub-standard set of credentials?

SQL Server Express was installed automatically via my company's software installation platform.

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