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How to reset master user password in SMS?

Issue
Master user password needs to be reset in SMS

Product Line
System Manager Software (SMS)

Environment
User login reset

Cause
There are occasions when users lose/forget the password for the master user in SMS and configuration is not possible.

Resolution
*Warning: Irreparable database damage can occur. This procedure should only be performed by users familiar with SQL Server Management Studio.
Databases should be backed up prior to performing this procedure.* 


The following sql query attached will reset the password back to "master" for the user "master".


 
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