convert Windows authentication to use SQL Server authentication.(sql server 2008)
  • hi ,I have an account that is setup for Windows authentication. running reports and has various permissions in multiple databases. I need to convert this account to use SQL Server i can do that thank you :) .
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  • Vote Up0Vote Down Jaguar777Jaguar777
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    You need to change settings in app.config or web.config to user sql server authentication like this:
        <add name="SMSConnectionString" connectionString="Server=yourserver; Database=yourdb; Uid=sqluser; Pwd=sqluserpassword"
    Test this connection within visual studio first and copy connection from Server manager.

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