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Question about db_datareader role


Question about db_datareader role

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webrunner
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Hi,

For the db_datareader fixed database role: If I add a login to that role for a database, can it select from any table or view in the database, or is there some restriction based on schemas?

The reason I ask is that someone wants to review data in a database and I want to be sure they can select from all of the tables and views, regardless of the schema to which they belong.

If there is additional configuration needed beyond adding a login to db_datareader to accomplish this goal, please let me know.

Thanks for any help!

- webrunner

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Lynn Pettis
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Straight from BOL:

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms188629(v=SQL.90).aspx

Also here:

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms189121(v=sql.100).aspx

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