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SQL Server Roles

Hi, I have a situation where one user has been given DBO Role Member ship on the master table. I want to revoke that. But When I revoke it, he is not able to add new users (to the instance) from his application (Navision). I want to revoke his dbo mapping on master, but give him some sort of role that he would be able to add users to the instance through the appliction.

I have tried giving the securityadmin role and it isn't working for him.

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asked Oct 11, 2013 at 07:29 AM in Default

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abhishek120684
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What is the error message? Does the login get added to the instance but not the database?

Oct 11, 2013 at 11:43 AM KenJ

Depending on what version of Navision you would check Microsoft's documentation on what is minimally required.

Oct 11, 2013 at 02:45 PM Shawn_Melton
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In order to give people security permissions on the server itself, to create logins, not just create users within a database, you must give them security_admin. But, read the documentation from Microsoft:

The securityadmin role should be treated as equivalent to the sysadmin role.

I wouldn't recommend this approach unless you're planning on giving them the permission to create logins with 'sa' privileges.

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answered Oct 13, 2013 at 11:55 AM

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