MSSQLTips: Tip #45 – Drop Login issues for logins tied to SQL Server Availability Groups

During our regular security reviews we have discovered that one of the SQL Servers with Availability Groups has an individual DBA’s login in addition to the DBA group as a member of the sysadmin server role. The DBA is already a member of the DBA Domain group, so we are not sure why we had this login on SQL Server.

We have tried to remove the login, but couldn’t remove it.

In this tip we will be providing troubleshooting steps required for the Drop Login issues.

Please read the latest MSSQLTips post: “Drop Login issues for logins tied to SQL Server Availability Groups“.

Check out all of my tips here: http://www.mssqltips.com/sqlserverauthor/94/svetlana-golovko/.

MSSQL Tips: Tip #30 – SQL Server 2014 Master Data Services Assigning Administrator Permissions

SQL Server 2014 MDS has a limitation. There could be only one MDS Administrator.

In this tip we have provided some tips and the best practices on granting permissions in MDS.

Please read my latest MSSQL Tip: “SQL Server 2014 Master Data Services Assigning Administrator Permissions“.

Check out all of my tips here: http://www.mssqltips.com/sqlserverauthor/94/svetlana-golovko/.

MSSQL Tips: Tip #22 – Compare SQL permissions using SQL Server Data Tools

In this new tip you will find out how to use Visual Studio and SQL Server Data Tools to compare a database permissions and to copy permissions (including users and logins).

Please read the latest MSSQL Tip: “Compare SQL permissions using SQL Server Data Tools“.

Check out all of my tips here: http://www.mssqltips.com/sqlserverauthor/94/svetlana-golovko/.