Handy way to move SQL Server logins, passwords, and SIDs between servers

I needed to move some databases from one server to another, and it was important to retain the logins, passwords, and SIDs so that permissions moved between servers.  I found this MSDN article that gives instructions for creating a script that will move the required information to the new server.

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One thought on “Handy way to move SQL Server logins, passwords, and SIDs between servers

  1. 1st step worked like a champ. I can’t see anything wrong with the resulting script; will be trying it tomorrow.

    Thanks, Carl.

    edz

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