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Apr
25
comment Hidden user rights
That query returns nothing as well.
Apr
25
comment Hidden user rights
ok to test the public theory I created a new user assigned to the public role. logged into that user and attempted to create a table. The create table failed.
Apr
25
comment Hidden user rights
the user can create tables and temp tables yes. I'm not sure about the rights associated with the public role. I'll need to look them up.
Apr
25
comment Hidden user rights
Not using impersonation, No application roles defined. I ran both queries as sysadmin account and got the same results.
Apr
25
comment Hidden user rights
if it's helpful the login does not have any roles assigned to it either.
Apr
25
comment Hidden user rights
It is not a windows login. The user appears to be able to do this on all dtabases although I have been using a single database as my test case.
Apr
25
comment Hidden user rights
I've logged in as the sqlserver user that the apposes and yes username is returning the correct name. Query number 2 came back as a blank set and query number 3 gives me the name of one of our developers as the owner. Not the user that I'm troubleshooting.
Apr
25
comment Hidden user rights
the first query only came back with Connect Database. The second query came back with nothing. I tried running the revoke anyway but that didn't help. The user is still able to drop and create a table on the database.
Apr
24
asked Hidden user rights
Apr
16
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Mar
6
comment incorrect value from SUM Function
@ypercube - Thanks. I'll read up and correct my ignorance.
Mar
6
comment incorrect value from SUM Function
@ypercube I don't understand. Why would a float data type all of a sudden cause sql to incorrectly add the values?
Mar
6
asked incorrect value from SUM Function
Mar
1
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Feb
14
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Feb
4
comment linked server hanging
Sorry I should have guessed that. It's something I hadn't thought to try but I can't take that db offline during regular hours. Thanks though.
Feb
4
comment linked server hanging
Unfortunately the linked server doesn't seam to like that command. I get an error: User does not have permission to alter database, the database does not exist, or the database is not in a state that allows access checks.
Feb
4
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Feb
4
comment linked server hanging
+1 as that's an excellent reply unfortunately though not the answer. I have no msaccess processes open. I do a copy of the db down to my location which ensures the SQL Server is the only connection.
Feb
4
asked linked server hanging