Forgot SQL Server 2008 Password, How to Reset?

Have you ever thought that once you forgot SQL Server SA password one time, what will happen then? The result can be imagined by us. Take the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 password for an example and you will learn MS SQL Server password reset here. Continue reading

Forgot SQL Server SA Password – How to Recover Forgotten SQL Password with Tool

Forgot Microsoft SQL Server password? You can read this article and see how to recover Microsoft SQL Server password with a SQL password recovery tool when you lost or forgot it in any situation. You can also see how to choose a better tool to help you. Continue reading

SQL Server Password Recovery: What to Do When You Forgot SQL Server SA Password?

This article mainly talks about how to recover Microsoft SQL Server password with a SQL password recovery tool when you forgot MS SQL Server SA password. Continue reading

SQL Password Recovery – How to Recover SQL Server Password Smoothly

How to recover SQL Server password when you can’t open your locked Microsoft SQL server database? You will find out the solutions here. Continue reading

How to reset Forgotten SQL Server 2008 Password

Microsoft SQL Server Database is a powerful and reliable data management system that delivers a rich set of features, data protection, and performance for embedded application clients, light Web applications, and local data stores. And it has become more and more popular then Access Database without doubt.   Some people set a password for their SQL Server 2008 with the reason of privacy protection but it is easy to forget it. And next time when he needs to open the Server and do some operation, he has no way to remember it but to reset or remove it. However, when … Continue reading

Let’s Make It a Breeze to Reset SQL User Password!

I just received a call from my old friend. He had a question regarding updating user password in SQL 2005. Now he wanted to reset SQL user password without specifying the old password because he forgot it already. I am sure that he is not the first person who has faced this issue. There must be many more similar situations where people who have lost or forgotten the SQL password thus lost access to their important databases. Regarding this SQL user password forgotten issue, I’d like to share some personal opinions with you all. In my view, to reset a … Continue reading

How to reset SQL password, when I forgot SQL password?

Have you ever forgot or lost your SQL password? Did you have any ideals to reset SQL password? Or chosen to reinstall MS SQL Server on your PC again? I once forgot my SQL password and I reinstalled SQL Server at last, because I failed to find some good methods to solve the problem. What annoying and terrible experience it is! In order to avoid reinstalling SQL Server for a second time, I collect some methods to reset sa Password in sql for sa account. Method 1: Use the Query Windows in Management Studio to reset sql sa password 1. … Continue reading

How to reset SA password for SQL 2008?

Question: I forgot the password of SA account, therefore I don’t be able to login to SQL server 2008 How could I reset SA password SQL 2008? In the SQL Server 2005 Express I can chose the expert mode during the installation. This enables me to set the password of the user “SA”. Now I tried to install SQL Server 2008 R2 Express but I had no possibility to change / set the password of the user “SA”. I read in the internet that the default-password of the user “SA” should be a blank password. Since in SQL Server 2008 R2 Express … Continue reading

2 Effective Ways to Reset SQL Server SA Password

About system administrator (SA) MS SQL Server offers administrators two choices of performing user authentication: Windows authentication mode and mixed authentication mode (Windows authentication and SQL Server Authentication). No matter what authentication mode you select, you should assign a strong password for the SA (system administrator) account which has full control over the database objects, including the tables, stored procedures, user permissions and backup logs etc. However, this SA password can be easily forgotten. Well, in the following I will show you how to reset SQL SA password when it is forgotten with following 2 methods: Method 1: Reset password … Continue reading