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Posted Monday, November 5, 2012 8:17 AM
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I have my databases user and default schema set for 'dbo'
but if i import a new database , and look at the security its user and default schema fields are empty and if i try to assign sa as db_owner of this database i get an error.
how can i make this database after import user=dbo and 'default schema'=dbo
and have sa user teh dbowner of this database .. .like my all other databases ?

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Posted Monday, November 5, 2012 9:23 AM



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What error you got??
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Posted Monday, November 5, 2012 11:55 AM



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you can search fro more infor by searching "SQL SERVER CHANGE DATABASE OWNER;

the BOL Links are here for the explanation and the code:
Changing the Database Owner

and a basic command example:
--SQL2005 and before:
--assumes the current database is the one to change
EXEC sp_changedbowner 'sa'
--2008 and after
ON database::SandBox
TO sa


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