I agree it would be nice to transfer the default database. As the script comes from Microsoft it does not set the default database, and that is what I presented in the article.
Normally if I am only moving one database I modify the sp_help_revlogin SP to only select logins if they are associated with the database I am moving and I add "execute master..sp_defaultdb " commands to the SP to make sure the default db get set.
It could also be modified to determine the default database and set it appropriately. This would be a good enhancement to this script.
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