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Is it possible to connect to a SQL server in SQL Server Authentication if the server has been installed with Windows Authentication?

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it doesn't matter how SQL server was "installed", you can switch the authentication method at any time. – adaptr Feb 22 '12 at 10:41

No. You'd need to be in "mixed mode" which is both SQL and Windows Authentication

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