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10Dawg
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Posted - 11/19/2012 :  14:14:16  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I became the owner of a sql server (2008), with Enterprise (2008 R2) already installed. It was previously with a person (incompentent dba) that is no longer with the company. My task is bring it on line as a 2nd instance in my environment. The problem is I can't login to the SSMS. I've tried all my network admin login/passwords and it won't open. Is there a default login that comes from MS that I can use to logon and see exactly what I have, what he did, etc.? Thanks in advance.

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Posted - 11/19/2012 :  15:29:00  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Show us the error.

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